Advocacy & Additional Resource Information

  • Parallels in Time, Part 2,” our newest online resource, is packed with hundreds of photos, videos and documents associated with the important societal and legislative milestones from 1950 through 2005. Sections include A Place To Call Home, Definitions and Perspectives on Disability, A Place To Learn, Real Work, and much, much more. This resource is available anytime.

Training Links

  • “Observe, Report, & Record” is a training package for Direct Care Staff. It contains a power point presentation a workbook and test and evaluation. Answer keys may obtained from your local Regional Office QE RN’s. Providers are encouraged to utilize this free resource to better prepare staff in early recognition, reporting, and documenting medical concerns.
  • "Partners in Education" is a six-hour, self-directed e-learning course to help parents with children with developmental disabilities better understand and maximize the benefits of special education services and inclusion for their children, is now available.
  • "Making Your Case" is a three-hour, self-directed course on how to communicate with public officials by effectively telling your personal story, writing a letter, providing testimony, and communicating in positive ways. We welcome your comments and feedback.
  • "Partners in Employment" is a six-hour, self-directed course created to give users the practical skills needed to find real, competitive employment in their own community. Participants will receive helpful information on how to find a job, writing a resume, participating in an interview, and planning for your career.

Agency QA Links