Connecticut update

Connecticut update

Better lives through Technology The Connecticut state team has been working specifically on using technology to support individuals with I/DD and their families. There is...

District of Columbia update

District of Columbia update

A Legislative Agenda in DC The District of Columbia has a legislative agenda to end mandatory commitment in their district. The Community of Practice team...

Sharing the LifeCourse Framework with the Nation #AUCD2014 #supportingfamilies

Sharing the LifeCourse Framework with the Nation #AUCD2014 #supportingfamilies

The National Community of Practice for Supporting Families of Individuals with I/DD will be spreading the word about the project through a a breakout session and poster...

Two-Year CoP Report now available #supportingfamilies

Two-Year CoP Report now available #supportingfamilies

The purpose of this report is to build on activities conducted during year one of the project and provide a description of the activities and...

Providing Supports Across the Lifespan

Providing Supports Across the Lifespan

Decisions made at a very early age can have a profound influence on that person’s life later on. If we’re hoping that an individual with...

Supporting Families In Your Work & Daily Life – CT Year Two Statewide Event

Supporting Families In Your Work & Daily Life – CT Year Two Statewide Event

Last month, on September 15, 2014, the Connecticut state CoP team held its second annual statewide event. To kick off the event, DDS Commissioner Terry...

Read the Community of Practice Year One Report

Read the Community of Practice Year One Report

The purpose of this report is to provide a description of the activities and achievements associated with the first year of the project. What follow...

Sharon Lewis speaks at Connecticut CoP’s second annual event

Sharon Lewis speaks at Connecticut CoP’s second annual event

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Sharon Lewis, Principal Deputy Administrator at the Administration of Community Living (ACL) recently presented to Department...

What is the LifeCourse Framework?

What is the LifeCourse Framework?

Sheli Reynolds, from the UMKC IHD, gives an overview of the LifeCourse Framework at the MOF2F Quarterly Stakeholder’s Meeting. LifeCourse Framework Overview from Missouri Family...

Vote for the new Healthy Living Icon

Vote for the new Healthy Living Icon

We have had some suggestions about changing the Healthy Living domain icon.  Please take a look at the icons below and tell us which one...