This brief reviewed parents' self-reported experiences with long-term services and support for their family member with I/DD and found that caregiver health and level of support needs influenced satisfaction with supports.
This brief reviewed the experience of sibling caregivers compared to other caregivers and found that sibling caregivers generally reported less choice and control around services and supports, as well as lower household incomes despite similar ages.
NASUAD represents the nation’s state and territorial agencies on aging and disabilities and supports the advancement of state systems innovation and the articulation of national policies that support home and community-based services.
Complaint filed in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia challenging the indefinite incarceration of a young man with intellectual disability languishing in federal prison despite not having been convicted of a crime in violation of the ADA.
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 thoughout their lifetimes.