Services for People with Intellectual and/or Developmental Disabilities in the U.S. Territories

Description

A report describing services and supports available to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities in five U.S. Territories (American Samoa and the Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas Islands, Guam, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands). It was developed as a joint project of the Residential Information Systems Project (RISP), the Supporting Individuals and Families Information Systems Project (FISP), State of the States and State data, which are all ACL-funded data projects of national significance.

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Details

Date
May 2015 
Type
Report 
Publisher
Research and Training Center on Community Living (RTC-CL)
Co-publisher
Institute for Community Inclusion, University of Massachusetts Boston
Coleman Institute for Cognitive Disabilities, University of Colorado
University of Minnesota
Collaborators
Institute for Community Inclusion, University of Massachusetts Boston
Research and Training Center on Community Living
State of the States in Developmental Disabilities

Topics

  • Community life
    • Community supports and services
    • Culture and diversity
      • International initiatives
        • Other cultural groups
        • Housing and residential services
          • Community group residential
            • Consumer/self-directed services
              • Family supports/in-home services
                • Institutions and deinstitutionalization
                  • Medicaid services (residential)
                  • Specific disability
                    • Autism spectrum disorder (ASD)
                      • Intellectual/developmental disability (IDD)
                      • Specific life stage
                        • Adolescents and young adults
                          • Adults
                            • Children
                              • Seniors