Honoring our Direct Support Professionals for DSP Recognition Week

 

NADD Announces the First 2020 Annual Conference Keynote Speaker

Dr. Joseph Shrand is Medical Director of Road to Responsibility, headquartered in Marshfield, MA, and Chief Medical Officer of Riverside Community Care, headquartered in Dedham, MA. He has been a Lecturer of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, an adjunct Faculty of Boston Children’s Hospital, and is Triple Board Certified in adult, child, and adolescent psychiatry as well as a diplomate of the American Board of […]

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 […]