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...

From the ACL.gov Newsroom: Older Americans Act Reauthorization Signed into Law

From the ACL.gov Newsroom: Older Americans Act Reauthorization Signed into Law

Today the Administration for Community Living (ACL) announced that the Older Americans Act Reauthorization Act of 2016 was signed into law today. According to the...

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: Life Sharing

NASDDDS MYC Plenary Panel: Life Sharing

Noal Presley, from Resources for Human Development-Missouri (RHD-MO), along with an individual supported by RHD, will represent the provider perspective and highlight the importance of...

NASDDDS MYC Plenary Panel: Reframing Expectations at All Levels

NASDDDS MYC Plenary Panel: Reframing Expectations at All Levels

Setting expectations early with families that their children can expect a future in the community with a job, and that children with disabilities can expect...

NASDDDS MYC Plenary Panel: Planning, Data and Quality Assurance for Quality Outcomes in Supporting Families

NASDDDS MYC Plenary Panel: Planning, Data and Quality Assurance for Quality Outcomes in Supporting Families

This presentation, composed of leaders from South Dakota, Missouri, and the National Core Indicators initiative, will focus on using data and information to support families....

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%...