About the Partnership


A future where all people, including people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, and their families, are fully included in their home communities leading to self-determination, independence, productivity, and participation in all parts of community life. 

Our Mission

To partner with stakeholders in the intellectual and developmental disability community and faculty and staff throughout Virginia Commonwealth University to provide culturally competent and engaged research, education, direct services, and information sharing to ensure people with disabilities and their families can live, learn, work and play together as a part of their community.