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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: What does Access for All look like?pdf file

Colleen Durkin-Blackburn, Accessibility Specialist ACCESSIBILITY NEWS: Architectural Barriers Act Celebrates 50th! pdf file

Lorrie J. RipleyCAP NEWS: October is Disability Employment Awareness month: Empowering All pdf file


hand holding apple with bite taken outbytes-of-news: October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month. It is fitting that the Governor’s office has tasked the GCD to form a workforce focus group to examine the challenges for individuals with disabilities to achieve and retain competitive, integrated employment across NH state government agencies. If you are an individual with a disability, who has ever applied for a State of NH job, there are two seats open in the workgroup. For consideration, contact

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