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News & Policy


AAIDD Shares Information Important to Disability Professionals.

AAIDD routinely shares important news through its website, members-only email newsletterspress releases, and social media outlets.

Become involved with AAIDD and get timely access to important news in the field.

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AAIDD Promotes Progressive Public Policies

AAIDD advances its agenda for universal human rights for people with intellectual and developmental disabilties by

  • Communicating positions on important issues through position statements and endorsing the work of others
  • Submitting Amicus Curie briefs to the US Supreme Court and others
  • Commenting on draft legislation, proposed rule making, and other federal activities
  • Participating in the work of the Consortium for Citizens with Disabilties (CCD)
  • Contributing to the popular press & social media on disability issues
  • Sponsoring educational activities, such as the annual Disability Policy Seminar