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ADDP's FY 18 Budget Request to Governor Baker Here are the budget recommendations ADDP is asking the Governor Charlie Baker to include in his FY 18 Budget Recommendation to be released by January 25... more
    ADDP INVITES YOU TO PARTICIPATE IN ITS LEAD! CONFERENCE & EXPO on May 4, 2017 The conference theme this year is Inclusive Communities. It is intended to represent acceptance of diversity... more
    ADDP INVITES YOU TO PARTICIPATE IN ITS LEAD! CONFERENCE & EXPO ON MAY 4, 2017 The conference theme this year is Inclusive Communities. It is intended to represent acceptance of diversity... more
As 2016 ends, ADDP wishes to thank: People with disabilities, who participate in our programs and trust their future with our members. Family members who trust us to support their loved ones. Direct... more
Baker Considers Employment Focus Ask Governor Baker to Include Disability Employment in his Focus on Employment Take action In recent public speeches by high ranking members of Governor Charlie Baker... more
How Fast Will Change Come? Suffice it to say, change is on the horizon in many areas impacting people with disability and the community that provides them with supports and assistance.  For some in... more
ADDP LEGISLATORS OF THE YEAR: SENATOR JENNIFER FLANAGAN & REP. JEFF ROY   ADDP is pleased to announce that Senator Jennifer Flanagan and Representative Jeff Roy have been respectively selected as... more
ACTIVISTS LOOK TO TURN TIDE ON DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES FUNDING   By Katie Lannan  STATE HOUSE NEWS SERVICE STATE HOUSE, BOSTON, NOV. 22, 2016...Two months before Gov. Charlie Baker files his... more
ACA - COMMON CHALLENGES & SOLUTIONS FOR SOCIAL SERVICES PROVIDERS On December 19th, ADDP Gold Level Business Member, Brown & Brown of MA will offer ADDP members a free presentation that will... more
The fine art of Edward Bloom is coming to a wall near you. The 56-year-old from Maynard will soon be featured on the cover of the 2017 Legislative Calendar for the Association of Developmental... more

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Disabled World @DisabledWorld
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Disabled World @DisabledWorld
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Speaker Bob DeLeo @SpeakerDeLeo
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Special Olympics MA @SpOlympicsMA
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