Now in its third year, the Talk About Sexual Violence project will build on its success by not only preparing health care professionals to have much-needed conversations about sexual violence with people with IDD, but to know how to use a supported decision-making lens that supports victim-centered approaches. This flyer gives an overview of the Phase 3 project focus and related information.
Make sure your family or community members are receiving the education they are entitled to under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act during COVID-19. This webinar explores some of the common hurdles for students with disabilities in distance learning/hybrid models during the pandemic. Presenters review recommended practices and effective strategies that promote equity and meaningful progress. They also provide practical tips for families that can be put to use immediately.
Temporary Restraining Order on behalf of The Arc Maryland alleging that six jurisdictions in Maryland have failed to include people with IDD in Phase 1B of COVID-19 vaccine distribution in violation of the Maryland state plan and federal law.
The Arc promotes and protects the human rights of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and actively supports their full inclusion and participation in the community throughout their lifetimes.