Supplemental Readings: Federal Issues
Policies that affect individuals with developmental disabilities and families in all states require that partnerships and relationships are established and strengthened with members of a state's Congressional delegation.
Special link - A countdown to the 25th anniversary of the ADA — Judge Frank's interview.
Family Support — a check for quality
Olmstead: Implementing the Integration Mandate
ADA, a Guide for People with Disabilities
ADA Home Page
ADA Regulations and Technical Assistance Materials
Working with Congress: Meet Face-to-Face with Your Member of Congress
Working with Congress: Ask a Question at a Town Hall Meeting or a Candidate's Forum
Working with Congress: Write a Letter to Your Member of Congress
Working with Congress: Write a Letter to the Editor and Send Your Published Letter to Your Member of Congress