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New Resources on Family Support: See our final reports on gaps in support across the lifespan

The Arc recently partnered with the Family Support Research and Training Center (FSRTC) at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC). Through this partnership, The Arc investigated and reported on gaps in support for families that include an individual with IDD. Family support for diverse families was found to be a substantial area of weakness. See our reports for more information:

You can use this information to learn more about common gaps families experience, improve supports to families, and present information to potential funders. Questions? Contact Jenny Sladen at