Aging, Retirement, and End of Life for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities

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Aging, Retirement, and End of LIfe for People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities. Cliff Poetz, Community Liaison, Institute for Community Integration, University of Minnesota

Abstract: This is part 8 of 18 in a series of videos from the National Goals in Research, Policy, and Practice meeting. The meeting aimed to advance a research agenda that influence policy and practice for and with people who have intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD). A person with a disability talks about aging with a disability and challenges he faces in getting the services and health care he needs. Receiving services allows individuals to live the way they want and helps them to stay as independent as possible. Run time: 1 minute 50 seconds.
NARIC Accession Number: O20618.  What's this? 
Author(s): Poetz, Cliff.
Project Number: 90RT5019 (formerly H133B130006)90RT5020 (formerly H133B130007)90RT5028 (formerly H133B140026).
Publisher(s): Rehabilitation Research and Training Center on Advancing Employment for Individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, University of Massachusetts Boston, Institute for Community Inclusion, 100 Morrissey Boulevard, Boston, MA; 02125.
Publication Year: 2015.
Descriptor Terms: AGING, AUDIOVISUAL MATERIALS, DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES, FAMILY-CENTERED CARE, INTELLECTUAL DISABILITIES, OLDER ADULTS, RETIREMENT, SERVICE DELIVERY.