August 2, 2019
I am so very pleased to announce some important changes within our organization! These changes will position the association to continually improve our member services and to enhance our national presence in some key areas.
July 9, 2019
Texas Health and Human Services Commission Adds Three New Modules to its Mental Health Wellness I/DD
Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) added three new modules to its Mental Health Wellness for Individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (MHW-IDD) training series.
May 10, 2019
What Great News! National Core Indicators (NCITM) has been formally recommended as a Long Term Services and Supports measure within the 2019-20 Medicaid Adult CORE Measure set.
January 16, 2019
According to a recent news release, the Tennessee Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (DIDD) achieved reaccreditation for Person-Centered Excellence Network Accreditation from The Council on Quality and Leadership (CQL).
August 27, 2018
he National Core Indicators (NCI) released a data highlight titled “How Can States Learn from State and National NCI Results to Reduce and Manage the Risk of Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of Adults with I/DD?” The highlight speaks to the 2016-2017 Adult Consumer Survey Data, which indicates that 20% of respondents felt afraid in at least one setting such as in their home, day program, at work, walking in their neighborhood, and/or in transport. State results ranged from a low of 5% of people reporting the felt afraid in at least one setting, to a high of 36% of people reporting the same.