Charting the LifeCourse Showcase May 17-18, 2017 in Kansas City: Registration now open!

Charting the LifeCourse Showcase May 17-18, 2017 in Kansas City: Registration now open!

The Charting the LifeCourse Showcase is being held May 17 and 18, 2017, in conjunction with the CoP 2017 Annual Meeting, taking place May 16, 2017, in...

#DC #LifeCourse in Action Innovations webinar archive now available!

#DC #LifeCourse in Action Innovations webinar archive now available!

Our latest Innovations webinar, LifeCourse in Action: Vision for Supported Families in DC, was presented this afternoon. It was awesome to hear about all the...

Next #Innovations webinar announced! #LifeCourse in Action: Vision for Supported Families in DC

Next #Innovations webinar announced! #LifeCourse in Action: Vision for Supported Families in DC

INNOVATIONS IN SUPPORTING FAMILIES WEBINAR SERIES LifeCourse in Action: Vision for Supported Families in DC November 17, 2016 2PM Eastern / 1PM Central / 12PM Mountain...

Supporting Families at the NASDDDS 2016 Director’s Forum and Mid-Year Conference in Kansas City, MO, June 7-10

Supporting Families at the NASDDDS 2016 Director’s Forum and Mid-Year Conference in Kansas City, MO, June 7-10

The National Association of State Directors of Developmental Disabilities Services (NASDDDS) convened its annual Directors Forum and Mid-Year Conference last week, June 7-10, 2016, at the...

2016 Supporting Families CoP Annual Meeting Overview & Photo Gallery

2016 Supporting Families CoP Annual Meeting Overview & Photo Gallery

Since 2013, the National Community of Practice for Supporting Families of Individuals with I/DD has convened an annual meeting in Kansas City, MO to gather...

NASDDDS MYC Plenary Panel: Systems Design through the Life Course & Person Centered Thinking

NASDDDS MYC Plenary Panel: Systems Design through the Life Course & Person Centered Thinking

The District of Columbia (DC) has been working to transform its Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) system to include an extensive emphasis on person-centered...

Enhancing Decision-Making Supports and Expanding the Community of Practice in DC

Enhancing Decision-Making Supports and Expanding the Community of Practice in DC

Sharing the LifeCourse Framework: Decision-Making Supports Department on Disability Services (DDS) continues to infuse the the LifeCourse principle of Integrated Supports and the Supports Star into...

CoP State One-Pagers

CoP State One-Pagers

We are excited to publish our Community of Practice (CoP) State Team One-Pagers.  These products were developed by national CoP and state team staff to...

Save the Date for the 2016 Annual CoP Meeting!

Save the Date for the 2016 Annual CoP Meeting!

Save the Date! The 2016 Annual CoP Meeting will be held in conjunction with the 2016 Directors Forum & Mid-Year Conference June 8 – 10, 2016 The...

No Wrong Door in DC

No Wrong Door in DC

Last year, on October 1, 2014, D.C. received a one-year federal grant (October 1, 2014 – September 30, 2015) to develop a three-year plan to transform...