Hartford Courant (New London, CT) December 2, 2013
"The Arc New London County is one of eight Connecticut nonprofits selected by the Department of Developmental Services to participate in the Systems Change Mentoring Opportunity, made possible by the Community of Practice grant awarded to the state through The Administration on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (AIDD). Connecticut is one of five states to receive a Community of Practice grant designed to identify and implement policies and practices that will serve as a national framework for states to support individuals and their families across the lifespan.
The $8,000 block grants distributed to agencies like The Arc NLC will fund nationally recognized mentors to coach agency leaders and staff to reinvent services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities in the state." Read More