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ICI Highlights


Family photo of the Lockwood family from the cover of Impact in 1990

New Impact Tells Stories of Advocacy

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

Man with disabilities playing a board game at a group residence

New Brief Examines Residence Size

The new issue of Policy Research Brief explores the question, "Do smaller residential settings produce better quality of life outcomes for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities?"

Minnesota students who are studying climate change in Costa Rica

ICI Project Heads to Costa Rica

Through an ICI inclusive service learning project, high school students with and without disabilities from Minnesota and Costa Rica are partnering to address climate change.

Somali mother watches child studying

ASD Study Named Among Top 20

ICI's Minneapolis Somali Autism Spectrum Disorder Prevalence Project report has been chosen by the Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee as 1 of the top 20 most significant autism studies in 2013.

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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.