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RTC/CL Partner Success Stories

With the collaboration of many community partners, the RTC on Community Living tested five interventions to enhance community living and participation. These partner stories highlight the changes that resulted from putting research into action. For more information, see the Community Living Summit page.

Mary Herrick: Developing a Health Promotion Assistance Tool
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Katie Rodriguez Banister: Development & Testing of an Informal PA Training Program
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Margo Waters: Home Usability for People with Disabilities
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Carol Conforti-Adams: Community Engagement Initiative Knowledge Translation Project
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Adam Burnett: Building Capacity for Full Community Participation
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Community Living Summit Materials

The RTC on Community Living held its Community Living Summit on Sept. 20, 2016 in Alexandria, VA, where our community research partners presented their success stories.

To learn more about the findings of each research project, please visit the Community Living Summit page. Fact sheets, presentation PowerPoints and other materials from the Summit are available.   


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