National Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month Side-by-Side Campaign of 2016

National Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month Side-by-Side Campaign of 2016

March is National Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month. In an effort to spread awareness about developmental disabilities, the National Association of Councils on Developmental Disabilities (NACDD),...

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...

Archives now available: LifeCourse Tools in Action Innovations Webinar

Archives now available: LifeCourse Tools in Action Innovations Webinar

LifeCourse Tools In Action: Implementation at All Levels in Missouri, our latest Innovations webinar, was presented last week and it was a great success! We...

#LifeCourse Tools in Action: Implementation at All Levels in #Missouri CoP #Innovations Webinar January 28, 2016

#LifeCourse Tools in Action: Implementation at All Levels in #Missouri CoP #Innovations Webinar January 28, 2016

INNOVATIONS IN SUPPORTING FAMILIES COMMUNITY OF PRACTICE FRAMEWORK FOR SYSTEMS CHANGE WEBINAR SERIES LifeCourse Tools in Action: Implementation at All Levels in Missouri January 28, 2016 2PM Eastern...

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...

The National Community of Practice for Supporting Families is Expanding!

The National Community of Practice for Supporting Families is Expanding!

From NASDDDS.org  The NASDDDS Community of Practice, Supporting Families Across the Lifespan, is entering the final year of federal funding from the Administration for Intellectual...

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...

Informing Families: Dylan’s Dream

Informing Families: Dylan’s Dream

We are thrilled about Dylan’s Dream, a video just released at InformingFamilies.org, a project of the Washington Developmental Disabilities Council, one of the CoP state...

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...