Data Sources on Parents
Parents with Developmental Disabilities
The Administration on Developmental Disabilities (ADD) is the federal agency responsible for implementing the Developmental Disabilities Assistance and Bill of Rights Act of 2000, known as the DD Act. ADD, its staff, and programs, are part of the Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. ADD's main objective is
to ensure that individuals with developmental disabilities and their families participate in the design of and have access to culturally competent services, supports, and other assistance and opportunities that promote independence, productivity, and integration and inclusion into the community.
The website provides fact sheets, publications, outcomes to programs catered toward the developmental disabled population, and resources that are available nationwide.
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