Delaware’s Impending Workforce Shortage: Why Fully Funding Services for I/DD Is Good for Everybody

February 2, 2021

Delaware faces a workforce crisis in an industry that serves thousands of our most vulnerable citizens: People with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD). The solution is to recognize the costs of providing quality care to people with I/DD by fully funding these critical services to keep the workforce above the minimum wage level. Learn more […]

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Coronavirus in Delaware: Updates and News for Providers and the Disability Community

March 18, 2020

CURRENT & UPCOMING PROVIDER CLOSURES CERTS: Closing Adult Action Centers at close of business on March 18, 2020. Current plans are to re-open on April 6, 2020. Chimes Delaware: Day program services are suspended through March 27, 2020. Easterseals Delaware and Maryland’s Eastern Shore: View the full list of closures and service suspensions. Elwyn: Work […]

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Member Spotlight

A.N.D. member KenCrest is making their response to the COVID-19 pandemic a top priority in order to keep the 215 staff members and 75 people they support in group homes safe and healthy. In Delaware, several direct support professionals (DSPs) from the agency, which supports individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities in community residential homes […]

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