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 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). […]
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
NADD CEO exploring collaborative opportunities with Ladislav Kossar and Lucia Kossarova from the PROVIDA Foundation in Bratislava Slovakia. PROVIDA, founded, among other important social initiatives, a day service for children with complex needs. Jeanne Farr toured the day program and met with the leaders of that organization also pictured here.
Jeanne Farr and NADD leader Dr. George Zukotynski at the Texas State Supported Living Center in Corpus Christi developing a NADD training initiative
The 17th Annual NADD State of Ohio IDD/MI Conference was held on September 23 & 24, 2019 at the Columbus Marriott Northwest in Dublin, Ohio. Over 300 IDD/MI professionals from across Ohio, the US and Canada came together for this networking and educational opportunity. NADD CEO, Jeanne Farr, delivers welcome address in Ohio Beth Barol […]
NADD CEO Jeanne Farr presenting at the 7th Annual Oregon Children’s IDD and Mental Health Summit NADD CEO Jeanne Farr with Chelsea Holcomb, long-standing NADD Member and co-founder of Oregon’s Children’s IDD and Mental Health Summit, now in its 7th year!
NADD board member Jana Dreyzehner and CEO Jeanne Farr congratulate Tony Thomas (also a NADD board member) on receiving NADSP’s highest award: The John F. Kennedy Jr. Award for Direct Support Workforce Advocacy & Leadership!
NADD Trainer, Melissa Cheplic, shares her knowledge and expertise with future trainers in Portland Oregon. NADD Founder, Robert Fletcher, looks on, as a Train-the-Trainer attendee practices new training skills