A Day for ID/DD Providers at Convention
constituency education program for ID/DD providers will be held on
Tuesday, October 15, 2019, in Orlando, Florida, at AHCA/NCAL’s National
Convention, and will be packed
with motivational and educational speakers. More information about the
day will be coming out in the near future. If you have any
questions, please don’t hesitate to contact AHCA’s Senior Director
of NFP & Constituent Services, Dana
2018 ID/DD Hero of the Year
Each year, AHCA/NCAL recognizes the men and women who selflessly care for individuals in long term and post-acute care centers, ID/DD residences, and assisted living communities. Honorees demonstrate selflessness, compassion, and strive to enhance the lives of the elderly and intellectually or developmentally disabled in their communities.
The 2018 AHCA Hero of the Year - Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities is Laura Horan with Mission at West Jordan Care Center, West Jordan, Utah. The Hero of the Year award recognizes an individual who works or volunteers in an ICF/IID facility or HCBS Waiver Homes and has shown commitment and dedication to serving people with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities. If you would like to submit an applicant for the 2019 Hero of the Year Award, please contact AHCA’s Dana Halvorson.