The Texas Health and Human Services Commission’s (HHSC) newly-released 2022 statewide strategic plan for intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) services provides a roadmap to improve access to care in the state. In the plan, HHSC names strategies to make IDD services more accessible and more user-friendly, as well as to improve workforce shortages.     … Read more

At the Aging Texas Well Advisory Committee (ATWAC) meeting on Wednesday, health and wellness coordinator for Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities (IDD) Services at the Alamo Area Council of Governments (AACOG) Antonio Martinez, Jr., gave a special topic presentation about the recently implemented “Support & Empowerment Program for Older Adults with IDD & their Caregivers.”   … Read more