Institute on Community IntegrationCollege of Education and Human Development

ICI Highlights


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ICI Promotes Early ASD Screening

ICI leads the Minnesota Act Early team, the statewide branch of a national campaign that seeks to identify children with Autism Spectrum/related disorders early so they can quickly get the help they need.

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Video Previews Check & Connect

A new ICI video introduces schools and youth organizations to the core components of Check & Connect, a proven intervention for keeping K-12 students engaged in school and on-track to graduate.

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Impact Issue Tells Advocacy Stories

The 25th anniversary Impact issue shares powerful personal stories from people with disabilities, families, and allies, showing how the disability rights movement has touched lives in the past 25 years.

Amy Hewitt, Director of the RTC

RTC Director Gives AAIDD Address

"Embracing Complexity: Community Inclusion, Participation, and Citizenship," the AAIDD Presidential Address by ICI's Amy Hewitt, is inĀ Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities and on YouTube.

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About the Institute on Community Integration (ICI)

The Institute on Community Integration is a federally designated University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities. Through collaborative research, training, and information sharing, the Institute improves policies and practices to ensure that all children, youth, and adults with disabilities are valued by, and contribute to, their communities of choice.