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.
Amicus brief filed in the U.S. Supreme Court supporting the argument that disability service provider organizations in Idaho had a private right of action against the state to enforce the implementation of new Medicaid reimbursement rates.
Amicus brief filed in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit supporting a class of plaintiffs with physical disabilities seeking transition services from institutional to community-based living in D.C.
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.