State of the States Profiles

Follow the links below to the one-page state profiles, each containing 4 charts. Within each one-page profile is a link to that state's six pages of charts on the State of the States website.  

Alabama Montana
Alaska Nebraska
Arizona Nevada
Arkansas New Hampshire
California New Jersey
Colorado New Mexico
Connecticut New York
Delaware North Carolina
District of Columbia North Dakota
Florida Ohio
Georgia Oklahoma
Hawaii Oregon
Idaho Pennsylvania
Illinois Rhode Island
Indiana South Carolina
Iowa South Dakota
Kansas Tennessee
Kentucky Texas
Louisiana Utah
Maine Vermont
Maryland Virginia
Massachusetts Washington
Michigan West Virginia
Minnesota Wisconsin
Mississippi Wyoming
Missouri United States
States and Territories, By Region
1

New England

CT, ME, MA, NH, RI, VT
2 Northeast NJ, NY and PR, VI
3 Mid-Atlantic DE, DC, MD, PA, VA, WV
4 Southeast AL, FL, GA, KY, MS, NC, SC, TN
5 Great Lakes IL, IN, MI, MN, OH, WI
6 Southwest AR, LA, NM, OK, TX
7 Great Plains IA, KS, MO, NE
8 Rocky Mountain CO, MT, ND, SD, UT, WY
9 Pacific AZ, CA, HI, NV and AS, CNMI, Guam
10 Northwest

AK, ID, OR, WA

Follow this link to the chart definitions and technical notes for the One-Page profiles 

 

Selected Recent Presentations

Braddock, D. Nationwide Webinar, The State of the States in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities: 2017. Sponsored by The Arc of the United States and the American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, Joint Webinar Sponsors, June 6, 2017. webinar

Braddock, D., The Rights of People with Cognitive Disabilities to Technology and Information Access. Invited presentation, for the American Public Health Association Disability Section. Colorado Convention Center, Denver, Colorado, October 31, 2016.

Braddock, D., The Rights of People with Cognitive Disabilities to Technology and Information Access. Opening presentation, 2016 Annual Conference, Coleman Institute for Cognitive Disabilities, Broomfield, Colorado, October 6, 2016.

Braddock, D., Developmental Disabilities Services in the United States: 2016. Annual Conference, Coleman Institute for Cognitive Disabilities, Broomfield, Colorado, October 6, 2016.

Braddock, D., Parallels Between The Emerging Right of People with Cognitive Disabilities to Technology and Information Access and The Right to Education. Presentation to the University of Colorado Coleman Colorado Foundation, February 17, 2016.

Braddock, D., Developmental Disabilities 2015: An Analysis of Services and Supports for People with Developmental Disabilities in Indiana and the United States. Critical Issues Forum, Indiana Association of Rehabilitation Facilities and the Arc of Indiana. Indianapolis, IN, January 7, 2016.

Braddock, D., Dickerson, J. Hammond, J., Mank, D. Panel on Past and Future of Developmental Disabilities in Indiana. Critical Issues Forum, Indiana Association of Rehabilitation Facilities and the Arc of Indiana. Indianapolis, IN, January 7, 2016.

Braddock, D. How adequate are public financial commitments for intellectual and developmental disabilities services in Colorado? Colorado Alliance of Community Centered Boards, Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO, February 18, 2015. presentation slides.

Hemp, R., Rizzolo, M.C., Tanis, E.S., & Braddock, D. The state of the states in developmental disabilities. Reinventing Quality Conference, Baltimore, MD, August 5, 2014. presentation slides.

Braddock, D. Populations in need of LTSS and service delivery issues testimony for the Long Term Care Commission, Washington, DC: Summary of National Trends: 2013 The State of the States in Developmental Disabilities, July 17, 2013. presentation slides.

Braddock, D. Challenges in developmental disabilities: State of the states, state of the nation, 2011. The Arc of the United States 60th Annual Convention, Denver, CO, September 17, 2011. PDF

Braddock, D. Challenges in developmental disabilities services in Washington State and the United States: 2011. Washington Developmental Disabilities Council, Seattle and Olympia, WA, May 18, 2011.

Braddock, D. Economic uncertainty in the states: 2011. Washington Developmental Disabilities Council, Seattle and Olympia, WA, May 19, 2011.

Braddock, D. Keynote Address, New era, new challenges, in developmental disabilities: 2010. New York State Association of Community and Residential Agencies (NYSACRA), Saratoga Springs, New York, November 19, 2010.

Braddock, D. Keynote Address, Developmental disabilities 2010: Trends, technologies & uncertainties in states. 2010 National Association of State Directors of Developmental Disabilities Services (NASDDDS) Annual Conference, Arlington, Virginia, November 18, 2010.

 

Technical, Brief Reports

Braddock, D., Hemp, R., Tanis, E.S., & Rizzolo, M.C. (2014, July 23). Project overview: The state of the states in developmental disabilities. Boulder: State of the States in Developmental Disabilities Project and Autism Society. (PDF file)

Braddock, D., Hemp, R., Tanis, E.S., & Rizzolo, M.C. (2014, April 7). State of the states in developmental disabilities project: Overview. Boulder and Washingont, DC: State of the States in Developmental Disabilities Project and Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities. (PDF file).

Hemp, R., Braddock, D., & King, M. (2014). Community-based Medicaid funding for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. National Conference of State Legislatures LegisBrief, 22(7), pp. 1-2. PDF file

Tanis, E.S., Braddock, D., & Hemp, R. (2013, September 11). The state of the states in developmental disabilities research and policy brief: National Youth Leadership Network (NYLN) Boulder: National Youth Leadership Network and State of the States in Developmental Disabilities Project. (PDF file)

Tanis, E.S., Hemp, R., & Braddock, D. (2013, August 13). The state of the states in developmental disabilities policy brief: Siblings of individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities. Boulder: State of the States Project and Sibling Leadership Network. PDF File.

Braddock, D., Hemp, R., & Rizzolo, M.K. (2011). Services and funding for people with developmental disabilities: How does Illinois compare to other states? Chicago and Boulder: University of Illinois at Chicago and University of Colorado. Report PDF file

Nelis, T., Rizzolo, M.C., & Hemp, R. (2011). Use of state institutions for people with intellectual disabilities in Illinois: Fiscal Year 2009. Chicago, Illinois and Boulder, Colorado: University of Illinois at Chicago and University of Colorado. Report PDF File

Hemp, R., Braddock, D., Rizzolo, M.C., & Moseley, C. (2010). Publicly funded family support services in selected states: A pilot study. Boulder: University of Colorado School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry.

Braddock, D. & Hemp, R. (2009). Developmental disabilities in North Dakota: 2009 A report on the structure, financing, and quality assurance of residential and community services. Published and distributed by the Arc Upper Valley and Developmental Disabilities Council of North Dakota (57 pages). Full report PDF File

Braddock, D. & Hemp, R. (2008). Establishing a tradition of commitment: Intellectual and developmental disabilities services in Indiana. Published and distributed by the Indiana Institute on Disability and Community, Indiana University, Indiana Governor’s Council for People with Disabilities, Arc of Indiana, and Indiana Association of Rehabilitation Facilities, Indianapolis (63 pages). Full report PDF File

Braddock, D., & Hemp, R. (2008). Services and funding for people with developmental disabilities in Illinois: A multi-state comparative analysis. Chicago and Springfield: Illinois Council on Developmental Disabilities. Full report PDF File

Nelis, T., & Rizzolo, M. (2008). Use of state institutions for people with intellectual disabilities in Illinois. Chicago: University of Illinois at Chicago and State of the States Project, University of Colorado. Report PDF file

Hemp, R., Braddock, D., & King, M. (2006). Medicaid and community services for developmental disabilities. National Conference of State Legislatures LegisBrief, 14(21), 1-2. PDF

Nelis, T., & Rizzolo, M. (2006). Use of state institutions for people with intellectual disabilities in Illinois. Chicago: University of Illinois at Chicago and State of the States Project, University of Colorado. Report PDF file

Rizzolo, M.C., Hemp, R., & Braddock, D. (2006, February). Family support services in the United States. Policy Research Brief, 17(1), 1-12 [University of Minnesota]. PDF

Braddock, D., Hemp, R., Rizzolo, M.C., Coulter, D., Haffer, L., & Thompson, M. (2005). The state of the states in developmental disabilities: 2005. Boulder and Washington, DC, University of Colorado, Department of Psychiatry and Coleman Institute for Cognitive Disabilities and American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities.

Nelis, T., & Rizzolo, M. (2005). Use of state institutions for people with intellectual disabilities in the United States. Chicago: University of Illinois at Chicago and State of the States Project, University of Colorado.

Braddock, D., & Hemp, R. (2004). Developmental disabilities in North Dakota: The Year 2004 report: A study of the structure, financing and quality assurance of residential and community services. Boulder, CO: University of Colorado, Department of Psychiatry.

Braddock, D., & Hemp, R. (2004). Developmental disabilities services in Indiana: 2004 progress report. Indianapolis: Association of Rehabilitation Facilities of Indiana, Arc of Indiana, Indiana Governor’s Planning Council for People with Disabilities, and Indiana University Institute on Disability and Community.

Rizzolo, M.C., Hemp, R., Braddock, D., & Pomeranz-Essley, A. (2004). The state of the states in developmental disabilities: 2004. Boulder, CO: University of Colorado, Coleman Institute for Cognitive Disabilities and Department of Psychiatry.

Braddock, D., & Hemp, R. (2003). The 2003 report: Regional and national perspectives on developmental disabilities services in New Hampshire. Boulder, CO: University of Colorado School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, State of the States in Developmental Disabilities Project. 

Braddock, D., & Hemp, R. (2003, January 23). Analysis of California's commitment to developmental disabilities services. Boulder, CO: University of Colorado, Coleman Institute for Cognitive Disabilities and Department of Psychiatry.

Hemp, R., & Braddock, D. Ten questions: On the role of Medicaid for persons with developmental disabilities in the United States. Boulder, CO: University of Colorado, Coleman Institute for Cognitive Disabilities and Department of Psychiatry. 

Braddock, D., Hemp, R., Rizzolo, M.C., Parish, S., & Pomeranz, A. (2002). The state of the states in developmental disabilities: 2002 study summary. Boulder, CO: University of Colorado, Coleman Institute for Cognitive Disabilities and Department of Psychiatry.

Braddock, D., Hemp, R., & Rizzolo, M.C. (2002). Developmental disabilities in North Dakota: The Year 2002 report. Boulder, CO: University of Colorado, Department of Psychiatry.

Braddock, D. (2001). Public financial support for disability programs at the close of the 20th Century. Boulder, CO: Coleman Institute for Cognitive Disabilities.

Parish, S.L., Pomeranz, A., Hemp, R., Rizzolo, M.C., & Braddock, D. (2001, June). Family support for families of persons with developmental disabilities in the U.S.: Status and trends. Policy Research Brief, 12(2), 1-12 [University of Minnesota].

 

 

 

 

Testimony

Braddock, D. (2013, July 17). Populations in need of LTSS and service delivery issues testimony for the Long Term Care Commission: Washington, DC: Commission. (PDF)

Braddock, D. (2011, May 18). Overview of trends and issues in developmental disabilities: 2011, House-Senate Joint Committee on Developmental Disabilities Washington State Legislature, Olympia, Washington. (PDF)

Braddock, D. (2011, January 31). Panelist, Envisioning the future. Summit on the Federal Developmental Disabilities Act Related Priorities, Administration on Developmental Disabilities, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland.

Braddock, D. (2010, December 6). Panelist, U.S. Regional Hearing. Summit on the Federal Developmental Disabilities Act and Related Priorities, Administration on Developmental Disabilities, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Denver, Colorado.

Braddock, D. (2007, July 18). Testimony: Joint Legislative Committee on Developmental Disabilities, Colorado State Legislature, Denver, Colorado. Powerpoint (PDF File)

Braddock, D. (2004). Testimony for the federal Interagency Committee on Disability Research: Enhancing the national research, development, and dissemination agenda in cognitive disability and technology. Washington, DC: Federal Interagency Committee on Disability Research.

Braddock, D. (2002). Testimony on the Reauthorization of the Rehabilitation Act. U.S. Department of Education Public Hearings, Oakland, CA, April 18, 2002.

Parish, S.L. (September 2, 2001). Declaration of Susan L. Parish. Evans, et al., and United States of America and St. John's Community Services, et al., v. Williams, et al. In the United States District Court for the District of Columbia, Civ. No. 76-293.

Braddock, D. (1998). Aging and developmental disabilities: Demographic and policy issues affecting American families. Statement before the Senate Special Committee on Aging. Washington, DC: Senate Special Committee on Aging.

Braddock, D. (1995). Expert witness report for the U.S. Department of Justice, in U.S. v. Wagner, Federal District Court, Northern District of Texas. Civil No. 3:94-CV-2540-H.

Braddock, D. (1990, July 10). Statement on the Developmental Disabilities Act Amendments of 1990. Committee on Energy and Commerce, Subcommittee on Health and the Environment, U.S. House of Representatives, Washington, D.C.

Braddock, D. (1986). Statement on Medicaid financing of services for persons with mental retardation and developmental disabilities. Hearings on Medicaid and developmental disabilities. Washington, DC: Senate Finance Committee, Subcommittee on Health, September 19, 1986.

Braddock, D. (1984). Statement on reauthorization of the Developmental Disabilities Act. Washington, DC: U.S. House of Representatives, Committee on Health and the Environment, April 9.

Braddock, D. (1984a). Statement on S.2053--The Community and Family Living Amendments of 1983. Washington, DC: U.S. Senate Finance Committee Hearings, February 27.

 

 

Technical, Brief Reports

Hemp, R., Braddock, D., Tanis, E.S., & King, M. (2016). U.S. Disability services and spending. National Conference of States Legislatures LegisBrief, 24(18), pp. 1-2 (PDF File)

Braddock, D., Hemp, R., Tanis, E.S., & Rizzolo, M.C. (2014, July 23). Project overview: The state of the states in developmental disabilities. Boulder: State of the States in Developmental Disabilities Project and Autism Society. (PDF file)

Braddock, D., Hemp, R., Tanis, E.S., & Rizzolo, M.C. (2014, April 7). State of the states in developmental disabilities project: Overview. Boulder and Washington, DC: State of the States in Developmental Disabilities Project and Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities. (PDF file)

Hemp, R., Braddock, D., & King, M. (2014). Community-based Medicaid funding for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. National Conference of State Legislatures LegisBrief, 22(7), pp. 1-2. (PDF file)

Tanis, E.S., Braddock, D., & Hemp, R. (2013, September 11). The state of the states in developmental disabilities research and policy brief: National Youth Leadership Network (NYLN) Boulder: National Youth Leadership Network and State of the States in Developmental Disabilities Project. (PDF file)

Tanis, E.S., Rizzolo, M.C., Hemp, R., & Braddock, D. (2013, August 13). The state of the states in developmental disabilities policy brief: Siblings of individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities. Boulder: State of the States Project and Sibling Leadership Network. (PDF File)

Braddock, D., Hemp, R., & Rizzolo, M.K. (2011). Services and funding for people with developmental disabilities: How does Illinois compare to other states? Chicago and Boulder: University of Illinois at Chicago and University of Colorado. Report (PDF file)

Nelis, T., Rizzolo, M.C., & Hemp, R. (2011). Use of state institutions for people with intellectual disabilities in Illinois: Fiscal Year 2009. Chicago, Illinois and Boulder, Colorado: University of Illinois at Chicago and University of Colorado. Report (PDF File)

Hemp, R., Braddock, D., Mann, M.C., & Moseley, C. (2010). Publicly funded family support services in selected states: A pilot study. Boulder: University of Colorado School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry. (PDF File)

Braddock, D. & Hemp, R. (2009). Developmental disabilities in North Dakota: 2009 A report on the structure, financing, and quality assurance of residential and community services. Published and distributed by the Arc Upper Valley and Developmental Disabilities Council of North Dakota (57 pages). Full report (PDF File)

Braddock, D., & Hemp, R. (2008, May 8). Development of a family support services taxonomy. Boulder:University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, State of the States in Developmental Disabilities.

Braddock, D. & Hemp, R. (2008). Establishing a tradition of commitment: Intellectual and developmental disabilities services in Indiana. Published and distributed by the Indiana Institute on Disability and Community, Indiana University, Indiana Governor’s Council for People with Disabilities, Arc of Indiana, and Indiana Association of Rehabilitation Facilities, Indianapolis (63 pages). Full report (PDF File)

Braddock, D., & Hemp, R. (2008). Services and funding for people with developmental disabilities in Illinois: A multi-state comparative analysis. Chicago and Springfield: Illinois Council on Developmental Disabilities.

Nelis, T., & Rizzolo, M. (2008). Use of state institutions for people with intellectual disabilities in Illinois. Chicago: University of Illinois at Chicago and State of the States Project, University of Colorado.

Hemp, R., Braddock, D., & King, M. (2006). Medicaid and community services for developmental disabilities. National Conference of State Legislatures LegisBrief, 14(21), 1-2. (PDF File)

Nelis, T., & Rizzolo, M. (2006). Use of state institutions for people with intellectual disabilities in Illinois. Chicago: University of Illinois at Chicago and State of the States Project, University of Colorado. Report

Rizzolo, M.C., Hemp, R., & Braddock, D. (2006, February). Family support services in the United States. Policy Research Brief, 17(1), 1-12 [University of Minnesota]. (PDF File)

Braddock, D., Hemp, R., Rizzolo, M.C., Coulter, D., Haffer, L., & Thompson, M. (2005). The state of the states in developmental disabilities: 2005. Boulder and Washington, DC, University of Colorado, Department of Psychiatry and Coleman Institute for Cognitive Disabilities and American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities.

Nelis, T., & Rizzolo, M. (2005). Use of state institutions for people with intellectual disabilities in the United States. Chicago: University of Illinois at Chicago and State of the States Project, University of Colorado. Report

Braddock, D., & Hemp, R. (2004). Developmental disabilities in North Dakota: The Year 2004 report: A study of the structure, financing and quality assurance of residential and community services. Boulder, CO: University of Colorado, Department of Psychiatry. 

Braddock, D., & Hemp, R. (2004). Developmental disabilities services in Indiana: 2004 progress report. Indianapolis: Association of Rehabilitation Facilities of Indiana, Arc of Indiana, Indiana Governor’s Planning Council for People with Disabilities, and Indiana University Institute on Disability and Community.

Rizzolo, M.C., Hemp, R., Braddock, D., & Pomeranz-Essley, A. (2004). The state of the states in developmental disabilities: 2004. Boulder, CO: University of Colorado, Coleman Institute for Cognitive Disabilities and Department of Psychiatry.

Braddock, D., & Hemp, R. (2003). The 2003 report: Regional and national perspectives on developmental disabilities services in New Hampshire. Boulder, CO: University of Colorado School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, State of the States in Developmental Disabilities Project. 

Braddock, D., & Hemp, R. (2003, January 23). Analysis of California's commitment to developmental disabilities services. Boulder, CO: University of Colorado, Coleman Institute for Cognitive Disabilities and Department of Psychiatry.

Hemp, R., & Braddock, D. Ten questions: On the role of Medicaid for persons with developmental disabilities in the United States. Boulder, CO: University of Colorado, Coleman Institute for Cognitive Disabilities and Department of Psychiatry. Medicaid10Questions

Braddock, D., Hemp, R., Rizzolo, M.C., Parish, S., & Pomeranz, A. (2002). The state of the states in developmental disabilities: 2002 study summary. Boulder, CO: University of Colorado, Coleman Institute for Cognitive Disabilities and Department of Psychiatry.

Braddock, D., Hemp, R., & Rizzolo, M.C. (2002). Developmental disabilities in North Dakota: The Year 2002 report. Boulder, CO: University of Colorado, Department of Psychiatry.

Braddock, D. (2001). Public financial support for disability programs at the close of the 20th Century. Boulder, CO: Coleman Institute for Cognitive Disabilities.

Parish, S.L., Pomeranz, A., Hemp, R., Rizzolo, M.C., & Braddock, D. (2001, June). Family support for families of persons with developmental disabilities in the U.S.: Status and trends. Policy Research Brief, 12(2), 1-12 [University of Minnesota].