Issues Brief now available – LifeCourse in Action: Implementation at all Levels in Missouri

Issues Brief now available – LifeCourse in Action: Implementation at all Levels in Missouri

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

Oklahoma: Talking about Supporting Families at the State Level

Oklahoma: Talking about Supporting Families at the State Level

In the face of serious budget shortfalls in Oklahoma (Link: Revenue failure: State agencies face cuts of 2 percent to 4 percent), the state of Oklahoma...

Getting Organized for 2016 in Missouri

Getting Organized for 2016 in Missouri

Missouri Tools and Practices Workgroup The LifeCourse Tools and Practices Workgroup, which has been instrumental in the development and piloting of the LifeCourse framework and...

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...

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...

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 #Trajectory and #Supports Star to facilitate #Transformative Change

LifeCourse Showcase: Using the #Trajectory and #Supports Star to facilitate #Transformative Change

Strategic Evolution of a Day Hab Program This month, we’d like to share an incredible example of how one organization has been applying the LifeCourse...

Connecticut: Focusing on Technology

Connecticut: Focusing on Technology

Technology has surfaced as a major focus of the Connecticut Community of Practice team. They are working hard to not only discover innovative ways of...

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...

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...