Methods and Techniques for Early Dementia Screening for People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, sponsored by the American Society on Aging, will discuss various forms of dementia that are found in the Intellectual and Developmental Disability (IDD) field, the frequency of its occurrence and the
It’s a big day for developmental disabilities advocates in Olympia as we kick off the 2017 Olympia Insider series. Hosts Ed Holen and Sue Elliott highlight some of the main issues, and advocates share their thoughts on the importance of employment supports.
From Disability Rights Washington
We are pleased to announce that Disability Rights Washington (DRW) has recently made a new priority to help parents with disabilities. As the “protection and advocacy system” for individuals with disabilities in our state, federal law requires
The Washington State Department of Commerce is in the process of building its stakeholders / interested parties listserv to keep people informed about the progress on the upcoming ABLE (Achieving a Better Life Experience) program, which Commerce hopes to implement next summer. Email Chris Gagnon if you would like to be added to this distribution list.
The Washington State Developmental Disabilities Council is a Federal-State partnership working to plan for and with people with developmental disabilities and their families.
Developmental Disabilities Council is a Federal-State partnership working to plan for and with people with developmental disabilities and their families.
If you are passionate about public policy, and dedicated to improving the lives of persons with I/DD in Washington State, we welcome your application.