Iowans with Disabilities in Action

Take Action

You have the opportunity to take action in your community. Here are a few action steps to get you started. Click on each to get more information.

Join ID Action  

By joining ID Action you will have access to the latest information and resources to help you take action in your community and state. You will be subscribed to our e-publications to keep you informed and updated on what’s happening with ID Action, the Iowa Legislature and opportunities to get involved.

Advocate for Change  

Check out the infoNET website to stay informed on what is happening in the Iowa State Legislature. InfoNet is a great resource where you will find tools and resources to help you stand up and take action.

Build a Coalition  

Building a coalition is an effective way to influence legislation or public policy because coalitions provide additional credibility and political weight of like-minded people or organizations, assuring broader reach and attention.  

Run for Office

Are you interested in running for an elected office? Find all the requirements and information you need to get started.

Volunteer  

Opportunities to be involved through volunteering are virtually endless. Find something that you are passionate about and start there. By Volunteering you will meet new people, build your skills and increase your confidence along with help other and your communty.

Vote

Check out the Iowa Disability Vote Coaltion page and find candidate and party information, voting resources and election information.

Voter ID cards being mailed to registered voters without driver's licenses, non-driver ID's
12.06.17
Secretary Pate begins mailing Voter ID cards to registered voters without driver's licenses, non-driver ID's DES MOINES – Iowa Secretary... Read More...
Iowa gets new Medicaid Director, Michael Randol, from previous MCO run state
11.20.17
The Iowa Department of Human Services (DHS) announced Friday that Michael Randol has been appointed director of the Iowa Medicaid Enterprise (IME). In... Read More...
ID Action supports National Disability Employment Awareness Month
10.16.17
MEDIA CONTACT: Lane Till, Capture Marketing  lane@capturemarketinggroup.com 515-423-0992 (office)515-230-8851 (mobile) FOR IMMEDIATE... Read More...
Rebecca Lynn Bax Named Executive Director of the Iowa Developmental Disabilities Council
08.16.17
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Lane Tilllane@capturemarketinggroup.comOffice: 515-423-0992Cell: 515-230-8851 Rebecca Lynn Bax Named Executive Director... Read More...
Take Action! Healthcare Bills Prepared for Vote
07.20.17
The Senate’s “Better Care Reconciliation Act” (BCRA) and a new bill, the "Obama Repeal Reconciliation Act" (ORRA), are being... Read More...


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