Direct Support Professional Award Recipients 2017

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February 28, 2018
Dual-Diagnoses Webinar Series Overview One year ago, ANCOR and NADD partnered together to host a multi-part webinar series on dual diagnoses. The unprecedented attendance in the series made us realize there has been a hunger for these sessions, as agencies and staff seek out the most compassionate and effective approaches to support a person who is dually-diagnosed with I/DD and mental health needs. This February 2018, the American Network of Community Options and Resources (ANCOR) and N...

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February 20, 2018
On Thursday, February 15, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 620, which ANCOR had opposed because it weakened the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) in practice. As written in ANCOR’s statement following the vote: “ANCOR is extremely disappointed to see that the U.S. House of Representatives voted this morning (225-192) to set back accessibility for Americans with disabilities by decades with the passage of HR 620, the ADA Education and Reform Act. 'As an...