May 24 & 26: Massachusetts Partnership for Supporting Parents with I/DD

This forum is a partnership between the Department of Developmental Services (DDS), the Department of Children and Families (DCF), the Children’s Trust, The United Arc, Communitas, and the Arc of Massachusetts.


Regional Forums: A place to build capacity of working knowledge and skills to support parents with I/DD, network support and information sharing


WHEN:

May 24, 2022

2-3:30pm

For people living/working in Leicester and cities/towns to the west


May 26, 2022

2-3:30pm

For people living/working in Worcester and cities and towns to the east


** anyone can attend either forum but please keep in mind we are attempting to create regional hubs


AGENDA

  • Introductions

  • Overview of Massachusetts Partnership for Supporting Parents with I/DD

  • Review January 2022 Focus Group results

  • Discussion: what will be our top 3 priorities?

  • Massachusetts resources: TASP and National Research Center for Parents with Disabilities at Brandeis and coming soon Supporting Parents with I/DD - A Directory of Integrated Supports.

For full information and links to register, please click HERE.