Administration on Developmental Disabilities (ADD)

The major goal of the Developmental Disabilities Programs of the ADD is to partner with State governments, local communities, and the private sector to ensure that individuals with developmental disabilities and their families participate in the design of – and have access to — culturally competent services, support, and other assistance and opportunities that promote independence, productivity, and inclusion in the community.The programs address all facets of the life cycle: diagnosis, early intervention, therapy, education, training, employment, and community living and leisure activities.

  • Entry Type: Program/Initiative, Resource
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  • Service Area: National
  • Population Served: (Youth) with Developmental Disabilities, (Youth) with Learning Disabilities, Families, Foster Parents
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  • Services Offered To Professionals:
  • Services Offered To Families: Other Social Services
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  • Resource Types Offered: Web links