Over the past decade much has been discovered about parenting with learning differences and/or intellectual disabilities. As more has been learned through research and practice, policy and practice has shifted in positive ways. The TASP 2019 Chance to Parent Conference offers social workers, legal professionals, policy makers, researchers, direct service providers, parents, and others, an [...]
Session in Tacoma on How to Successfully Navigate the Developmental Disabilities Administration (DDA) – October 5th
Do you have Questions about the Developmental Disabilities Administration (DDA)? Please come! Do you know someone who might have Questions about Developmental Disabilities Administration (DDA)? Please let them know! Please join us for information and advice about successfully navigating DDA! We are happy to share that Melanie Streight, DDA is an Intensive Case Manager Supervisor [...]
October 2 6 to 9 p.m. The bar at Pizza Pipeline 1403 N. Division This is an opportunity for dads to get out and meet other dads who have children touched by autism. Bent Trivia, beer, pizza, and socializing. Bring a friend!
Future planning creates a person-centered roadmap to help individuals with I/DD identify their goals and the supports and resources needed to meet those goals-from housing, finances, employment, health, relationships, technology, and more. Click here to find planning resources from The Arc of the United States, as well as My Life Plan, an free online guide [...]