Region 1 and DMD!

Disability Mentoring Day is an annual international event meant to promote career development for students and job-seekers and make employers aware of an available pool of qualified candidates. Each year, in October, a DMD event occurs and opens up many opportunities and possibilities for youth who are exploring their career options. Region 1 in Montana recently shared one young man’s DMD… Read more →

Information on Covid 19

This easy to read booklet about the Coronavirus is from SARTAC.  It is in English and Spanish. It was written by and for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD). It focuses on “need to know” information (not “nice to know” information).  Please share and click HERE for the download. Read more →

Supported Decision Making Factsheet

New Fact Sheet: Least Restrictive Approaches to Supporting Individuals as Decision Makers Click HERE for pdf http://campaign.r20.constantcontact.com/render?m=1102150261897&ca=989708f9-068a-4b9a-85b4-e7e80cd43077 Too often full guardianship (which is very restrictive) is the default option for individuals who need assistance with decision-making. There are alternative approaches to guardianship that are flexible and can adapt to the changing needs an individual may experience. Read more →

Rural Dynamics, Inc: your partner in developing financial security!

  Rural Dynamics, Inc. (RDI) has many programs and opportunities to support Montanans and their quest for financial security. Two of these programs include the MATL loan program, which offers flexible loans to Montanans needing to buy assistive technology or equipment. The other is a loan to help establish or repair credit. The fliers are attached–check out their website and… Read more →