Register Now For VIRTUAL Conference – July 12-14 2021

Registration is now Open! New Features of This Year’s Conference! The 2020 virtual conference saw record-breaking attendance, so NADD has raised the bar to make this year’s virtual event one you don’t want to miss.  Here is what you can expect: Easy access to sessionsFun morning icebreaker activitiesInteractive afternoon social eventsThe ability to create your own face to face meet-upsNetworking […]

NADD and NCTSM Provide New Resource For Parents and Caregivers of Children with IDD

NADD teamed up with the National Child Traumatic Stress Network to provide an important new resource: Children with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Can Experience Traumatic Stress: A Fact Sheet for Parents and Caregivers. This tool offers parents and caregivers information about how children with intellectual and developmental disabilities experience traumatic stress. Download now: http://ow.ly/6Xh150ExLFq

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…

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 […]

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 […]