National Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month Side-by-Side Campaign of 2016

National Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month Side-by-Side Campaign of 2016

March is National Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month. In an effort to spread awareness about developmental disabilities, the National Association of Councils on Developmental Disabilities (NACDD),...

Archives now available: LifeCourse Tools in Action Innovations Webinar

Archives now available: LifeCourse Tools in Action Innovations Webinar

LifeCourse Tools In Action: Implementation at All Levels in Missouri, our latest Innovations webinar, was presented last week and it was a great success! We...

The National Community of Practice for Supporting Families is Expanding!

The National Community of Practice for Supporting Families is Expanding!

From NASDDDS.org  The NASDDDS Community of Practice, Supporting Families Across the Lifespan, is entering the final year of federal funding from the Administration for Intellectual...

National Goals for Supporting Families Across the Life Course

National Goals for Supporting Families Across the Life Course

The family has been and will continue to be the backbone of our long-term service systems and supports. This month in the December issue of Inclusion, a...

Focusing on policy and practices that impact ALL people with developmental disabilities: New Report from the American Academy of Pediatrics

Focusing on policy and practices that impact ALL people with developmental disabilities: New Report from the American Academy of Pediatrics

Focusing on policy and practices that impact ALL people with developmental disabilities is one of the key principles of the LifeCourse framework, the framework that guides...

Supporting Individuals with Intellectual or Developmental Disabilities and their Families: Status and Trends Through 2013

Supporting Individuals with Intellectual or Developmental Disabilities and their Families: Status and Trends Through 2013

Project partners HSRI and NASDDDS, along with the RTC on Community Living at the University of Minnesota, are happy to announce that the Supporting Individuals with IDD...

Strategies for Supporting Families #NFCM

Strategies for Supporting Families #NFCM

November is National Family Caregivers Month across the United States.  Let’s talk about supporting families. In 2011, a group of diverse national and state family support...

Technology #Innovations Webinar Archive now available!

Technology #Innovations Webinar Archive now available!

This month’s Innovations series webinar, Technology and Strategies for Supporting Families, is now available! Please follow this link to view the the recording: https://nasddds.adobeconnect.com/p19ry7atac0/ (This link will open...

Leveling the Playing Field: Improving Technology Access and Design for People with Intellectual Disabilities

Leveling the Playing Field: Improving Technology Access and Design for People with Intellectual Disabilities

Yesterday, the President’s Committee for People with Intellectual Disabilities (PCPID) published its 2015 Report to the President titled Leveling the Playing Field: Improving Technology Access...

What Matters Most: Research on Elevating Parent Expectations #employment #disabilities

What Matters Most: Research on Elevating Parent Expectations #employment #disabilities

As National Disability Employment Month moves ahead full steam, we wanted to share this article coming out of the Partnerships in Employment Project, written by...