AAHD joins NIH in launching the All of Us Research Program to Advance Precision Medicine


National Disability Navigator Resource Collaborative


National Disability Navigator Resource Collaborative

Dedicated to improve overall health and reduce health disparities for people with disabilities through health promotion and wellness.

News to Use

AAHD 2020 Anniversary Membership Drive: click here

AAHD – Disability & Health Journal, January 2020 issue available here

AAHD Disability and Public Health Newsletter….click here for weekly update.

Quality-Adjusted Life Years and DisabilityNCD Report

Collaborative on Health Reform and Independent Living (CHRIL) 2019 National Survey on Health and Disability….click here

AAHD updates Medicaid Social Media Toolkit…. click here

AAHD Call to Action to Promote the All of Us Research Program to People with Disabilities… click here

AAHD’s Public Policy Center – learn more about AAHD’s policy work…..click here.

Medicaid Home-and-Community-Based Services (HCBS) – Key State Policy Choices

February 7 ADvancing States shared Kaiser Family Foundation issue brief
Learn more here.

Direct Support Professionals in State ID/DD Systems: Workforce Stability Data

February NASDDDS-HSRI State-by-State National Core Indicators report
Learn more here.

Supporting the Non-Traditional Health Care Workforce: Community Health Workers and Promotores

February 11 Center for Health Care Strategies blog
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Mental Health Peer Support Workers: Supervision Basics

February 12 SAMHSA BRSS TACS shared two page fact sheet and Feb 27 webinar announcement
Learn more here.

Peer Support Specialists: State Credentials, Continuing Education, and Retention/Recruitment Strategies (2)

February 6 NCBH & Rutgers School of Health Professionals webinar – part 2 – slides; resource list was shared last week (part one)
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