Technology #Innovations Webinar Archive now available!

Technology #Innovations Webinar Archive now available!

This month’s Innovations series webinar, Technology and Strategies for Supporting Families, is now available! Please follow this link to view the the recording: https://nasddds.adobeconnect.com/p19ry7atac0/ (This link will open...

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...

What Matters Most: Research on Elevating Parent Expectations #employment #disabilities

What Matters Most: Research on Elevating Parent Expectations #employment #disabilities

As National Disability Employment Month moves ahead full steam, we wanted to share this article coming out of the Partnerships in Employment Project, written by...

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...

CoP Project Leadership Update

CoP Project Leadership Update

Recently, CoP Co-director, Mary Lee Fay, of NASDDDS, was named the Executive Director of NASDDDS.  Mary Lee really helped propel the Support Families agenda among the...

MO Quality Outcomes: A Guide for Individuals and Families

MO Quality Outcomes: A Guide for Individuals and Families

Recently, the Missouri Department of Mental Health Division of Developmental Disabilities announced that the Missouri Quality Outcomes have been revised and are available for immediate...

No Wrong Door in DC

No Wrong Door in DC

Last year, on October 1, 2014, D.C. received a one-year federal grant (October 1, 2014 – September 30, 2015) to develop a three-year plan to transform...

Building a Great Life in Connecticut

Building a Great Life in Connecticut

The Connecticut Community of Practice team’s focus areas include enhancing material outreach and family-to-family connections and more individuals and families using technology as a valued...

Oklahoma’s Golden Circle: Supporting the Journey to a Good Life

Oklahoma’s Golden Circle: Supporting the Journey to a Good Life

Recently, the Oklahoma team facilitated a strategic planning session for a large group of stakeholders, from across the state and across sectors.  The purpose of convening the...