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...

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...

Issues Brief now available – LifeCourse in Action: Reaching the “All” in Tennessee

Issues Brief now available – LifeCourse in Action: Reaching the “All” in Tennessee

The Community of Practice (CoP) is working on discovering integrated, flexible, and innovative strategies for supporting the entire family, rather than solely focusing on formal...

Archives now available: #Tennessee #LifeCourse Tools in Action #Innovations Webinar

Archives now available: #Tennessee #LifeCourse Tools in Action #Innovations Webinar

LifeCourse Tools In Action: Reaching the All in Tennessee, our latest Innovations webinar, was presented this afternoon and it was a big hit! We had over...

#LifeCourse Tools in Action: Reaching the All in #Tennessee CoP #Innovations Webinar March 24, 2016

#LifeCourse Tools in Action: Reaching the All in #Tennessee CoP #Innovations Webinar March 24, 2016

INNOVATIONS IN SUPPORTING FAMILIES COMMUNITY OF PRACTICE FRAMEWORK FOR SYSTEMS CHANGE WEBINAR SERIES LifeCourse Tools in Action: Reaching the “All” in Tennessee March 24, 2016 2PM Eastern...

NASDDDS MYC Plenary Panel: Supporting Families as an Essential Component of Medicaid Funded Supports & Services

NASDDDS MYC Plenary Panel: Supporting Families as an Essential Component of Medicaid Funded Supports & Services

Tennessee leaders will discuss the outreach efforts and targeted strategies identified and implemented to solicit family and individual input to ensure supports to families are...

NASDDDS MYC Plenary Panel: Partnering Family & Community Engagement

NASDDDS MYC Plenary Panel: Partnering Family & Community Engagement

The Supporting Families Community of Practice (CoP) has developed a universal strategy for providing information, outreach and supports based on the knowledge that approximately 75%...

Tennessee: Gathering Community Organizations at the Table

Tennessee: Gathering Community Organizations at the Table

The Tennessee CoP team recently convened over 15 organizations in the Middle TN area that provide supports to families of people with disabilities. The team plans...

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...