Welcome to HealthMatters Program™ for People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities!

HealthMatters Program is a partnership between community and academia with a common aim to improve health of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD). Our goals are to develop and share tools for bidirectional health promotion research, service-learning, and training, support health promotion program development, implementation, and evaluation and disseminate and integrate evidence-based health promotion services for people with IDD.
Events and Webinars

March 15, 2018 (2pm-3pm CST)
Partnering to Transform Healthcare with People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (RRTC Webinar Series)

April 19, 2018 (2pm-3pm CST)
Anxiety and Depression in Adults with IDD: Prevalence, Risk Factors, and Applications (RRTC Webinar Series)

May 17, 2018 (2pm-3pm CST)
Health Promotion in Community Based Organizations: Understanding the Needs and Capacity (RRTC Webinar Series)

June 25-28, 2018
AAIDD 2018 Annual Meeting, St. Louis, Missouri

Initial development of this website was supported by Grant from Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development (NICHD), RC4HD066915. The contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of NICHD.
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