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Model Seclusion & Restraint Plan Adopted

During the 2013 session of the Indiana General Assembly, The Arc of Indiana and other advocates for people with disabilities successfully worked to enact SB 345 regarding seclusion and restraint in schools. The law established the Indiana Commission on Seclusion and Restraint in Schools, requires the commission to develop a statewide Model Seclusion and Restraint Plan,…

A View into the INTERN Program Show Two

Listen in to our second show on the Indiana Training and Employment Results Network (INTERN) program, operated through the Division of Disability and Rehabilitative Services (DDRS). The INTERN Program focuses on connecting people with disabilities…

A View into the INTERN Program Show One

Listen in to learn how the Indiana Training and Employment Results Network (INTERN) program, operated through Indiana’s Division of Disability and Rehabilitative Services (DDRS), is putting people with disabilities to work. The INTERN Program focuses…

A View into the CRPD Treaty

The Arc of the United States, The Arc of Indiana and a broad coalition of organizations is working for the ratification of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) treaty. Hearings in…

CRPD Treaty Facts

The Arc of the United States and The Arc of Indiana, along with a broad coalition of organizations, is working for the ratification of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) treaty. Read the FAQ below to learn about the CRPD Treaty and what you can do to inform Senator Coats and…

A View into Hands in Autism

Michelle talks with Tiffany Neal, Assistant Director, HANDS in Autism Interdisciplinary Training and Resource Center, founded in 2004 to extend the outreach and training offered by the Christian Sarkine Autism Treatment Center at Riley Hospital…

Our Voice Counts!

My experience at this year’s Disability Policy Seminar was very good, just to see people come together for a very good time. It is very good just to sit and learn and listen about all the discussions and things going on across the country. Being in DC is also very good. I look forward to…

A View into Indiana’s Special Education Survey

Listen in as Michelle learns how parents can give the state feedback on special education services at their child’s school by taking part in the Indiana Department of Education’s annual special education survey. Listen in,…