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Governor's Commission on Disability

Welcome to the Governor's Commission on Disability

Welcome from Executive Director Chuck Saia

We invite you to get to know us as you browse the Governor's Commission on Disability's site. Get some answers or just get better informed. Browse around and see how we can assist whether the topic is service animals, architectural accessibility, employment, independent living, or general disability questions.

The GCD is nimble and responsive, whether you contact us through Email at or call 603.271.2773

News and Events

Executive Director Chuck SaiaNEWS: Fairs, Festivals and Access for All

Colleen Durkin-Blackburn, Accessibility Specialist ACCESSIBILITY NEWS: Read more about Access in Historical Buildings pdf file

Lorrie J. RipleyCAP NEWS: Thinking about employment? Start with these top 3 actions pdf file you can take immediately.


hand holding apple with bite taken outbytes-of-news National celebrations of the 28th anniversary of the Americans with Disabiities Act may involve candles or balloons. More importantly, the celebrations are an occasion to recognize how access for all is now part of our everyday lives—from ramps on restaurant entrances, accessible parking spaces at the mall, universal design in new construction, to inclusiveness in employment and financial plans such as STABLE NH. The GCD likes to say, We are the ADA!

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Governor's Commission on Disability  |  121 South Fruit Street, Suite 101, Concord, NH 03301
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