Aging and I/DD

The typical aging process, which includes physical, cognitive, and behavioral changes, as well as changes to one’s social and emotional functioning, may manifest differently for someone with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD). The following resources are designed specifically for health plans and providers supporting aging people with I/DD.

Understanding the Needs of Older Adults with I/DD

Explore these resources to better understand the physical, cognitive, and behavioral dimensions of aging for those with I/DD.

Implementing Supports for Older Adults with I/DD

Use these resources to understand promising practices for caring for older adults with I/DD.