National Core Indicators

NCI is a voluntary effort by public developmental disabilities agencies to measure and track their own performance.

The core indicators are standard measures used across states to assess the outcomes of services provided to individuals and families.  Indicators address key areas of concern including employment, rights, service planning, community inclusion, choice, and health and safety.

NCI is a collaboration of participating states, HSRI, and NASDDDS.

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NCI Cited In AlJazeera America Infographic

by Dorothy Hiersteiner

NCI is cited in this infographic from AlJazeera America.  The infographic highlights the difficulties faced by individuals with disabilities in finding paid work. The infographic cites NCI data (years unclear) on facility-based employment demonstrating that 95% of…

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November - 2015
Released: 2014 Staff Stability Survey Report

As states work to expand their home and community based long term care service systems, increasing attention has been paid to the role that Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) play in the provision of supports for individuals with ID/DD. Unfortunately, this workforce experiences high rates…