National Core Indicators™

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.

NCI Blog

What Does NCI Data Tell Us about the Guardianship Status of Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities?

by Dorothy Hiersteiner

The 2015-2016 Adult Consumer Survey Data indicate that 51% of participants in the Adult Consumer Survey had a partial or full guardian. Why does it matter?  People with guardians are not able to marry, enter into contracts, get a driver’s license, sign a lease, make…

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September - 2018
NCI Data Highlight: Aging Caregivers

Check out this new data highlight on aging caregivers.  The 2016-2017 National Core Indicators™ Adult Family Survey Data indicate that 60% of caregivers responding were between the ages of 55 and 74, and 11% were 75 years and over.  In one state, 22% of the respondents were…