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Supportive Decision Making Conference

January 22, 2022 – Virtually 9:00am-4pm Study after study has shown that when people with physical, medical, and/or mental health support needs, have more control over their life and make more decisions for themselves – when they have more self-determination – they have better lives. People who are more self-determined are more likely to live… More Supportive Decision Making Conference

Family Voice – New Video

In this video, NH Family Voices Director, Terry Ohlson-Martin talks about her personal journey with family voice. She shares how her voice helped get the services and support she needed for her son, and her realization early on that she knew him better than anyone else.

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Supported Decision-Making Is Now Law in NH

On Tuesday, August 10, 2021, Governor Sununu signed SB 134, which establishes Supported Decision-Making (SDM) as a statutorily-recognized alternative to guardianship for adults with disabilities and their families. In a guardianship proceeding, an adult with disabilities loses their right to make important decisions about their own lives, even about where they reside or how they… More Supported Decision-Making Is Now Law in NH