Fiscal Year 2021 Budget

CDC’s National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities (NCBDDD) fiscal year (FY) 2021 appropriation includes $167,810,000 for Child Health and Development, Health and Development with Disabilities, and Public Health Approach to Blood Disorders.

Funds are currently supporting surveillance, research, and prevention activities that address issues with the greatest public health burden and implementing strategies to improve health outcomes.

NCBDDD Fiscal Year 2021 Pie Chart, see table below
NCBDDD Fiscal Year 2021 Appropriations

NCBDDD FY 2021 Appropriations

(in thousands)

Birth Defects $19,000
Fetal Death $900
Fetal Alcohol Syndrome $11,000
Folic Acid $3,150
Infant Health $8,650
Autism $23,100
Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome $2,250
Surveillance for Emerging Threats to Moms and Babies $10,000
Disability and Health $36,000
Tourette Syndrome $2,000
Early Hearing Detection and Intervention (EHDI) $10,760
Muscular Dystrophy $6,000
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) $1,900
Fragile X $2,000
Spina Bifida $7,000
Congenital Heart Failure $7,000
Public Health Approach to Blood Disorders $4,400
Hemophilia CDC Activities $3,500
Thalassemia $2,100
Hemophilia Treatment Centers $5,100
Sickle Cell Research $2,000
NCBDDD Total $167,810
COVID-19 Response* $1,074

Note: NCBDDD spent $4,831 of its annual appropriations on COVID related activities for people with the conditions we serve.

*NCBDDD received an additional $1,074 beyond NCBDDD appropriations to support additional COVID related activities.