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...

#LifeCourse Tools In Action: A Good Life for All in #Oklahoma #Innovations archive now available!

#LifeCourse Tools In Action: A Good Life for All in #Oklahoma #Innovations archive now available!

LifeCourse Tools In Action: A Good Life for All in Oklahoma, our latest Innovations webinar, was presented today and it was a great showcase of all...

The National Community of Practice for Supporting Families is Expanding!

The National Community of Practice for Supporting Families is Expanding!

The National Community of Practice for Supporting Families of Individuals with I/DD is entering the final year of federal funding from the Administration for Intellectual...

Reframing Policies and Practices to Support Families: NASDDDS 2016 Mid-Year Conference

Reframing Policies and Practices to Support Families: NASDDDS 2016 Mid-Year Conference

Registration for the 2016 Director’s Forum and Mid-Year Conference is now open! June 8 – 10, 2016 The Westin Kansas City of Crown Center 1...

Inclusion in Early Childhood Programs Webinar – Thursday, February 11, 3:00 pm, EST

Inclusion in Early Childhood Programs Webinar – Thursday, February 11, 3:00 pm, EST

The National Community of Practice is excited to hear about a free webinar, hosted by the U.S. Department of Education, that is taking place next...

Washington State: Smart Living: Technology @ Home & Community

Washington State: Smart Living: Technology @ Home & Community

The Washington state CoP team recently kicked off the Smart Living Project and is recruiting participants. The aim of the project is to explore how technology...

LifeCourse Showcase: Using the LifeCourse approach to enhance Quality Assurance

LifeCourse Showcase: Using the LifeCourse approach to enhance Quality Assurance

Through National Community of Practice on Supporting Families of Individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, the LifeCourse Framework continues to be developed and adapted by the...

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...

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...

SMART Living in Washington state

SMART Living in Washington state

The CoP team in Washington state is excited to be kicking off a pilot project to explore how technolgoy can be used to help individuals...