Current Research Projects

Research and Training Center on Promoting Interventions for Community Living

RTC/PICL investigates the effectiveness of evidence-based interventions that modify home environments and enhance the personal skills of people with disabilities as a way to increase their community participation.

This project is designed to help community college students with disabilities request the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) accommodations they need to succeed in their post-secondary experiences.


Kansas Disability and Health Program

We are partnering with two other KU disability research centers to improve the health of individuals with disabilities by increasing access to programs and removing barriers to services designed to promote healthy living.


Medicaid Functional Eligibility Instrument

We are partnering with KU's Center for Research on Aging and Disability Options (CRADO) to develop a Medicaid Functional Eligibility Instrument (MFEI) for the state of Kansas, along with a training program for assessors.


Employment Systems Change Coalition

The Center is working with other organizations to improve employment opportunities for Kansans with disabilities through a grant from United Healthcare.



The Research and Training Center on Community Living completed its work in September 2017 - but our resources are still here for you!

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