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Summary from the RRTCADD website:

"This fact sheet uses a question-and-answer format to present frequently requested information about aging with developmental disabilities. It provides an overview of demographics, age-related changes, service and support needs for older adults and their families, and new service models and resources."

Questions addressed include:

- How many older people are there with developmental disabilities?

- How do people with developmental disabilities age compared to the general population?

- What are the age-related concerns of adults with developmental disabilities and their families?

- What are the key aging service programs?

This fact sheet is a publication of the Rehabilitation Research and Training Center on Aging with Developmental Disabilities at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

-Summary taken from the RRTCADD website viewed on 1/24/11 (http://www.rrtcadd.org/Resource/Publications/General/Brief/Info.html)
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This web site is maintained by the Research and Training Center on Community Living with support from the National Association of State Directors of Developmental Disabilities Services, the Human Services Research Institute and the Administration on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities. E-mail weste050@umn.edu.
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