This site allows you to explore where your state falls in the rankings for serving individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities. Every year since 2006, United Cerebral Palsy (UCP) produces The Case for Inclusion, an annual ranking of how well state Medicaid programs serve Americans with intellectual and developmental disabilities (ID/DD). Individuals with ID/DD, including the aging, want and deserve the same freedoms and quality of life as all Americans.
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