Ellen Taverna, Director of Policy, and Leo Sarkissian, Executive Director, presented at The Arc US NCE Summer Leadership Institute on July 13 about Becoming a Technology Forward State.
In the session, they discussed a systems approach to advancing technology for persons with I/DD and addressing the present digital divide that exists in Massachusetts and the collaboration The Arc initiated to bridge the divide.
Here is a link to their session’s PowerPoint presentation. The video of the session will be shared on the Tech Center.
In addition, the Innovation and Technology Task Force, a partnership with The Arc, ADDP and the Department of Developmental Services will be releasing its Report and Recommendations to DDS Commissioner Ryder soon! Be sure to check out the Tech Center for the latest updates!