Council News


This year, we are having our very first artist gala during Developmental Disability Awareness Month – we are so excited for this new event specifically highlighting artists!

Event Date: March 26, 2022

Event Location: Site Location to be Determined

Event City: Cheyenne, WY

Artist/Exhibitor Set Up Time: 5 p.m. - 8 p.m. Artists will be able to set up their displays at 3 p.m

The month of March is Developmental Disability Awareness Month. We use this campaign to

showcase artwork to people with disabilities, their family, friends and neighbors, employers, service providers, educators, rehabilitation specialists, social workers, senior citizens, home health care workers, medical professionals; the list goes on and on. What better way to share the excellent work and talent individuals with developmental disabilities have by celebrating abilities, artistic talents, ideas, products, and cultural diversity! We encourage you to take part!

To apply, fill out the artist application by visiting the following link:

This year, we are having our very first Artists Gala! This is a reception where people can come and display their artwork, crafts, and talents. We are seeking artists of all natures to showcase their work, including but not limited to: painters, crafters, potters, woodworkers, leatherworkers, jewelry makers, sculptors, comedians, poets, etc. Artwork will be displayed virtually on our website at, via our Facebook Page (Wyoming Governor’s Council on Developmental Disabilities), and potentially our listserv, which reaches hundreds of individuals and organizations nationwide.

Unable to attend, but still interested? We’d love to share your work virtually! We encourage anyone who is wanting to showcase their skills and work by creating slideshows of artwork, a quick video, or even an audio recording. We will be able to virtually display the work during our in-person event and online on our website and Facebook Page during the week of the event.

Contact the WGCDD office at 307-777-7230 or email with any questions that you may have.

We are also having our annual advocacy luncheon that will be followed by a roundtable discussion around advocacy and advocacy efforts in Wyoming.

Be on the lookout for further information!

The Division of Healthcare Financing, Home and Community-Based Service Section (Division) has received questions regarding the Comprehensive and Supports Waivers SFY2023 Provider Rate Study that was published on October 5, 2021. In an effort to provide clarity and transparency, the Division will be hosting a public forum to discuss the report and answer questions from providers and other stakeholders.

Please plan to join us December 16, 2021 at 3pm:

Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 282 543 8527


Meeting ID: 282 543 8527

Zoom Meeting Information

In order to alleviate feedback and other technical difficulties, the Division will be using a Zoom Meeting chat box to address questions. If you plan to participate in the question/answer portion of the call, you will need to use the link above to log into Zoom. If it is your first time using Zoom, you will need to either download the application, or join from your browser. We encourage you to log in ahead of time to ensure the technology works.

Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) Section

Division of Healthcare Financing

Wyoming Department of Health

122 W. 25th Street, 4 West

Cheyenne, WY 82002

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month. Visit our Employment First page to view recordings of previous presentations, articles, resources, and more!

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If you would like to apply to be a member of the council, please contact Shannon Buller by calling

(307) 777-7332 or email

Contact Us:


Capitol Hill Building

320 W. 25th St. Suite 119

Cheyenne, WY 82002

Phone: 307-777-7230 or 1-800-438-5791| Email:

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