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We are pleased to announce that five chapters of The Arc have been selected to pilot implementation of our “Pathways to Justice” Training Program! Through this program, the chapters will help build the capacity of the criminal justice system to effectively identify, serve and protect people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD), many of whom have “mild” disabilities that often go unnoticed among criminal justice professionals without appropriate training. Read more.

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webinar series

Disability Awareness Training; A Train the Trainer Program for First Responders
July 31, 2014

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news headlines

NCCJD's Reading List - Readability
Kids with developmental disabilities at risk for abuse and neglect
Monday, July 28, 2014 9:56:22 AM

Grand jury indicts caretaker in abuse of disabled man
Thursday, July 03, 2014 11:05:29 AM

Lawyer: Accused sex offender also a victim
Monday, June 30, 2014 4:15:03 PM