The Indiana State Department of Health contracted with the Indiana Institute on Disability and Community to build a foundation of knowledge and stakeholder participation that could lead to improvements in health for people with disabilities.
Indiana Disability and Health Task Force
Task Force meets a few times each year to listen and respond to information and
data provided by organizations such as the
Indiana State Department of Health, state health
coalitions on chronic health issues (Obesity, Diabetes, Cancer, and Cardiovascular Disease), and other health oriented groups.
In addition to
discussions on the health disparities faced by people
with disabilities in
maintaining their health and prevention of chronic
Task Force members provide insights and recommendations to
address barriers and
obstacles in health promotion, prevention,
Download copy of recommendations from Task Force
you are interested
in the activities of the Indiana Disability and
Health Project, please contact Matt Norris at (812) 855-6508, or
by email firstname.lastname@example.org.