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

Resources for People with Disabilities on COVID-19

COVID-19 & Adults with Disabilities: Health and Healthcare Access…click for survey summary report.

AAHD Videos on COVID 19...click here

Updated COVID 19 Disability Content and Other At-Risk Info from CDC…click here.

Up to date Information on COVID 19 for People with Disabilities:  acl.gov/COVID-19  and  coronavirus.gov

Tips for First Responders

AAHD 2020 Anniversary Membership Drive: click here

AAHD presents webinar to ACRM – SCI-ISIG Women’s Health Task Force on “Breast Health for Women with Disabilities” ….click here.

The NCBDDD, funded Disability and Research Dissemination Center has posted published funded research articles up through 2019…..more info.

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

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

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.

Understanding the Direct Support Workforce in the U.S. for Persons with ID/DD

June 2 Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Journal announced article abstract
Learn more here.

Direct Support Workforce for Persons with ID/DD – COVID-19 Survey Results

July 1 University of MN, Institute on Community Integration and NADSP shared survey summary
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Integrating Services and Improving Outcomes for People with Disabilities and Older Adults – ACL Seeks Input by August 31

June 10 ACL request for state opportunities strategic framework ideas and information; 10 areas are identified by ACL
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Social Determinants of Health, Emergency Department Utilization, and Persons with ID/DD

June 24 Disability and Health Journal article; there is a fee for the entire article
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Options To Support Medicaid Providers in Response To COVID-19

June 17 Kaiser Family Foundation blog
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