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AUCD: Poster Symposium 5B: Behavior Supports & Community Living: Collaboration with Parent-Run Organization, a Support Agency and Adults with Developmental Disabilities to Improve the Quality of Life


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Alan Kurtz, Ph.D., Area Coordinator
The University of Maine, Center for Community Inclusion, UCEDD


This poster describes our UCEDDs collaboration with a new parent-run organization and a provider agency to improve the quality of life for six adults with developmental disabilities. It will include a description of the evaluation activities we conducted of a residential program, programmatic recommendations we made based the evaluation, and our collaboration with the organization, agency, and residents in implementing those recommendations to improve residents' quality of life.

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