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Our heart goes out to everyone whose health or family has been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. These last few weeks (and months, for some) have brought so many changes to the way we live and work. Our own workforce has transitioned from partly to fully remote, and we’re constantly connecting and trying new things to stay positive and engaged through this tough time.Read More
Examining National Core Indicators data from 2017-2018, NCI researchers explored characteristics and outcomes for older adults (age 55+) with intellectual and developmental disabilities. The latest NCI Data Brief summarizes the results and describes how they can be used to help plan and provide supports for older adults with IDD. Among the findings, respondents who were over 55 were:Read More
On January 7, the American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (AAIDD) announced that the National Core Indicators (NCI) initiative was being awarded its 2020 Policy Award! Each year, AAIDD honors selected individuals, groups, or organizations who have made outstanding contributions to the field of intellectual and developmental disabilities. NCI will receive the Policy Award for contributions to disability policy and impact to systems of support.Read More
HSRI is pleased to be cosponsoring two free screenings of the documentary Invaluable: The Unrecognized Profession of Direct Support - in Arlington and Framingham, Massachusetts.
Learn more about the screenings and RSVP today, because capacity is limited in both venues.Read More