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Leadership, Employment Opportunity – IIDC Director




Associate or Full Professor and Director Indiana Institute on Disability and Community Indiana University seeks an exceptional scholar‐researcher, entrepreneur and a proven leader in the field of disability to lead a dynamic interdisciplinary team of researchers in the Indiana Institute on Disability and Community (IIDC). The successful applicant will join the faculty of an appropriate department or […]

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The Arc of Indiana Statement Regarding ABA Therapy Services – Proposed Rule LSA Document 14-337 405 IAC 5-22-12




The Indiana Family and Social Services Administration (FSSA) will hold a public hearing on September 10, 2015, 1:00 p.m., at the Indiana Government Center South, 402 West Washington Street, Conference Center Room 14, Indianapolis, on a proposed rule regarding applied behavioral analysis therapy services (ABA).  Following is The Arc of Indiana’s statement regarding the proposed rule. […]

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Public Hearing Regarding Medicaid / ABA Therapy Services Scheduled for September 10, 2015




Notice of Public Hearing Regarding ABA Therapy Services The Indiana Family and Social Services Administration (FSSA) will hold a public hearing on September 10, 2015, 1:00 p.m., at the Indiana Government Center South, 402 West Washington Street, Conference Center Room 14, Indianapolis, on a proposed rule regarding applied behavioral analysis therapy services (ABA). Those interested in […]

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The Arc National Convention – Workshops & Keynote Speakers




    The Arc 2015 National Convention is taking place right here in Indiana, October 3-5, at the Indianapolis Marriott Downtown! Here is your convention schedule of workshops and keynote speakers at a glance. Complete convention information can be found at: The Arc 2015 National Convention We are proud to work in partnership with the Indiana […]

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Extended Services Added as New Medicaid Waiver Service – Replaces Supported Employment Follow Along




The Division of Disability and Rehabilitative Services (DDRS) has received approval from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) for the renewal of Indiana’s Family Supports Waiver (FSW).  This followed the earlier approval of the division’s request to amend the Community Integration and Habilitation (CIH) Waiver.  Both of the waiver documents are posted on […]

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Learn How to Apply for Caregiver Support Services




The Division of Disability and Rehabilitative Services (DDRS) Bureau of Developmental Disabilities Services (BDDS) has announced that Caregiver Support Services funds will be available for the fiscal year 2016 beginning July 1, 2015. Caregiver Support Services is 100 percent state funded and is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Applications received during fiscal year 2015 […]

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FAQ Regarding the Anthem/ABA Class Action Lawsuit




The Arc of Indiana strives to provide families with accurate, up to date information regarding issues faced by individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) and their families, including persons with autism spectrum disorders.  The autism and ABA related class action lawsuit filed against Anthem has been in the news and discussed on social media. […]

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The Arc News in Indiana, Spring 2015




Read the latest issue of our quarterly newsletter, The Arc News in Indiana – Spring 2015.   Articles include: Announcing the Erskine Green Training Institute State Budget Makes Investment in People with Disabilities Vocational Rehabilitation Changes to Spur Employment Options, Opportunities Legislative Wrap-Up Action Needed to Address Federal Budget, Impact on People with I/DD and […]

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