Since 2015, the American Association on Health and Disability (AAHD) has been assisting the National Council on Aging (NCOA) Center for Healthy Aging,  National Resource Center on Chronic Disease Self Management, to move scaling Chronic Disease Self-Management Education (CDSME) Programs forward within the disability community.   This project is funded by the Dept. of HHS Administration for Community Living (ACL).   AAHD will support the NCOA and the CDSME programs in the following areas:

  • Serve on an advisory role to support the Administration on Community Living funded Chronic Disease Self-Management Education (CDSME) and Fall Prevention Grantees funded by NCOA
  • Conduct webinars for grantees
  • Provide feedback and technical assistance on new CDSME marketing materials
  • Develop Engaging Adults with Disabilities Toolkit
  • Present at CDSME and Fall Prevention Resource Centers Annual Meeting

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