Statement on Social Justice for All from NADD CEO

Statement on Social Justice for All from NADD CEO We stand together, unwaveringly and hand-in-hand with: – Every single person engaged in peaceful protests, respectfully fighting for the social equity of people of color and for those who are discriminated against because of some perceived difference. – Every single person who is the victim of […]

ID/MH Dual Diagnosis Webinar Series for Direct Support Professionals

The NADD Press Introduces Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities & the Criminal Justice System

New from NADD Press: Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities & the Criminal Justice System by Voula Marinos, Samantha Stromski & Lisa Whittingham, Dorothy Griffiths offers a multidimensional perspective for understanding the issues, dilemmas, and gaps that justice-involved persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their caregivers face…

NADD Seeks Co-Editor for The NADD Bulletin

NADD is seeking a Co-Editor for The NADD Bulletin. The NADD Bulletin is published quarterly and features articles addressing clinical, programmatic, policy and family-oriented information concerning people who have an intellectual/developmental disability co-occurring with a mental illness. This is an unpaid position and a 3-year assignment. NADD will provide professional copy editing support and NADD […]

Thank You For Your Support – Bridge To Hope

Thank you to everyone who supported NADD and our 2019 Bridge to Hope Campaign.  With your help, we raised 23% of our $20,000 goal. This is an excellent start, and we look forward to your continued support in our journey to make a difference in the lives of people living with IDD/MI Dual Diagnosis and […]

Week 4 Bridge To Hope – Final Plea

Please help us finish our Bridge to Hope campaign strong! Today is the last day of our Bridge to Hope campaign, and with your help we have made wonderful progress! Please help us end our campaign STRONG in the final push to meet our goal! Our goal is to raise $20,000 to create and share resources for […]

New York Advocates Unite for Fair Funding

A coalition of seven non-profit associations representing service providers in New York has launched a campaign under the name New York Disability Advocates asking for an annual 3% increase in funding for the next five years to correct what they say is a severe funding shortage. To read a news story about this, click here. NADD […]

NADD’s Bridge to Hope – Week 2 Call to Action

Today marks the beginning of WEEK 2 in NADD’s Bridge to Hope campaign. THANK YOU to those who helped make the launch such a success. We raised $1,400 in just the first 4 days! However, we still have much to do to reach our goal of $20,000 to create and share resources for families who […]

NADD Launches 2019 Bridge to Hope Fundraising Campaign

NADD joined #givingtuesday by announcing our Bridge to Hope campaign. The goal of Bridge to Hope is to raise $20,000 by December 31st to provide IDD/MI resources to families who would not otherwise be able to afford them. 40-70% of people living with Intellectual or Developmental Disabilities (IDD) also have a Mental Health issue (MI). […]

36th Annual NADD Conference and Exhibit Show: October 23 – 25 in New Orleans, LA

NADD’s 36th Annual Conference will be held October 23-25, 2019 at the Astor Crowne Plaza French Quarter, New Orleans, LA. For More Info and Registration Click Here