Reframing the Conversation at All Levels: Tools for Change CoP #Innovations Webinar August 27, 2015

Reframing the Conversation at All Levels: Tools for Change CoP #Innovations Webinar August 27, 2015

INNOVATIONS IN SUPPORTING FAMILIES COMMUNITY OF PRACTICE FRAMEWORK FOR SYSTEMS CHANGE WEBINAR SERIES REFRAMING THE CONVERSATION AT ALL LEVELS: TOOLS FOR CHANGE AUGUST 27, 2015 2PM Eastern...

LifeCourse Thinking and DD Council Strategic Planning

LifeCourse Thinking and DD Council Strategic Planning

On June 30, 2015, Sheli Reynolds, Co-Director of the National Community of Practice on Supporting Families, presented “LifeCourse Thinking and DD Council Strategic Planning.” The purpose...

Archive of the Triad Approach Innovations Series Webinar now available!

Archive of the Triad Approach Innovations Series Webinar now available!

Last week’s Innovation Series webinar, We’re All in This Together: Uniting the Movements for a Good Life, was a great success! Kathy Brill, Parent to Parent...

CoP State Team Presentations Now Available!

CoP State Team Presentations Now Available!

Find out what the states have accomplished since they embarked on the journey to enhance supports to families of individuals with I/DD. The CoP state...

Community of Practice 2015 Annual Meeting Recap

Community of Practice 2015 Annual Meeting Recap

The 2015 National Supporting Families Community of Practice Annual Meeting was held May 27-29, 2015, in Kansas City, Missouri, at the Westin Crown Center.  The meeting included...

Photo Gallery: National Community of Practice for Supporting Families Annual Meeting, Day One

Photo Gallery: National Community of Practice for Supporting Families Annual Meeting, Day One

Today, May 28, 2015, representatives from Developmental Disability (DD) state systems, DD Councils, University Centers for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (UCEDD), and other family and...

Person-Centered Thinking & the LifeCourse Framework – CoP Annual Meeting Pre-Session

Person-Centered Thinking & the LifeCourse Framework – CoP Annual Meeting Pre-Session

Today, members of the Community of Practice state teams and national project leadership, representatives from AIDD, and invited guests from states like South Dakota and...

The Community of Practice and the New CMS Home & Community Based Services Rules

The Community of Practice and the New CMS Home & Community Based Services Rules

In January of 2014, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) made new rules for Home & Community Based Services. These new rules affect how states may provide...

Aging & Disability Resource Centers/No Wrong Door Pilot Collaboration

Aging & Disability Resource Centers/No Wrong Door Pilot Collaboration

The Community of Practice has begun working on a pilot collaboration with Aging & Disability Resource Centers and the No Wrong Door initiative. The No...

May Missouri Update: Sharing the LifeCourse across the State

May Missouri Update: Sharing the LifeCourse across the State

LifeCourse Family Series The Missouri state CoP team has been developing a curriculum called the LifeCourse Family Series. The series is comprised of six weekly sessions...