Vote for the new Healthy Living Icon

Vote for the new Healthy Living Icon

We have had some suggestions about changing the Healthy Living domain icon.  Please take a look at the icons below and tell us which one...

Changing the way we think about systems change #supportingfamilies

Changing the way we think about systems change #supportingfamilies

One great thing about being part of a Community of Practice is we are constantly learning and changing our thinking.  Below is our updated framework...

The new image of integrated supports #supportingfamilies

The new image of integrated supports #supportingfamilies

  Supports should be considered in the context of partnership. The service system cannot and should not provide all the supports a person and family...

Why are we focusing on families, and why now?

Why are we focusing on families, and why now?

amilies are the core unit in our society, serving as a source of support for all its members. For people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD)...

National Partner update: @NACDD #supportingfamilies

National Partner update: @NACDD #supportingfamilies

Donna Meltzer, from the National Association of Councils on Developmental Disabilities, discusses what’s been going on with the DD Councils and supporting families.

National Partner update: Parents #supportingfamilies

National Partner update: Parents #supportingfamilies

Kathy Brill, from Parent-to-Parent USA, gives an update about what’s going on with parents and supporting families.

National Partner update: Siblings #supportingfamilies @sibleadership

National Partner update: Siblings #supportingfamilies @sibleadership

Katie Arnold, from the National Sibling Leadership Network, gives an update on what’s going on with siblings and supporting families.

Creating Blue Space with Hanns Meissner #supportingfamilies

Creating Blue Space with Hanns Meissner #supportingfamilies

Hanns Meissner, author of Creating Blue Space, talks about  fostering innovative supports for people with intellectual & developmental disabilities.

AIDD Commissioner Aaron Bishop appears at the Yearly National Meeting

AIDD Commissioner Aaron Bishop appears at the Yearly National Meeting

Administration on Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities (AIDD) Commissioner Aaron Bishop introduces himself to the crowd.  

Kicking off the National CoP Yearly Meeting

Kicking off the National CoP Yearly Meeting

Sheli and Mary Lee greet the attendees at the Yearly National Meeting!