Curriculum in IDD Healthcare- General Information

Dr. Craig Escudé, MD, FAAFP, President, HRS, Inc. Check out this new Curriculum in IDD Healthcare which was designed, created and is delivered by a physician, for physicians. The 6 modules cover the important topics to provide physicians, nurse practitioners and physician assistants with pertinent, practical information that can be put to use IMMEDIATELY in their practices…

SHA report to improve the supportive housing system for people with I/DD

Individuals with developmental disabilities and their families, along with housing developers, service providers, legislators, regulators, and other government partners, have redefined community living for people with special needs.  There is an increased demand for individually designed supports integrated in to the mainstream of every community SHA conducted nationwide research to survey which best practices will…

NJCDD funding opportunity increasing competitive employment for people with I/DD

From the original post: In accordance with goals outlined in the New Jersey Council on Developmental Disabilities’ (NJCDD) 5-Year Plan for 2017-2021, the NJCDD is currently accepting proposals in Innovative Initiatives to Increase Meaningful Competitive Employment for individuals with developmental disabilities.  Interested entities must submit a full project proposal for funding consideration. In order to be considered,…

2019 NJACE Annual Research Meeting

TheNew Jersey Autism Center of Excellence hosted its first Annual Research Meeting on June 4th, 2019. The keynote speaker Dr. Alycia Halladay, Chief Science Officer at the Autism Science Foundation, gave a very informative and much needed talk about “What’s hot and what’s not in Autism Research”. Our lunch was catered by Spectrum360s Culinary academy,…