Advocacy Research Tools

Here are some tools and tips for researchers to learn how they can make their research study accessible, how to recruit individuals with IDD, and how to make research documents accessible!

Develop Inclusive and Accessible Research

Develop Inclusive and Accessible Research
Tips for Inclusive and Accessible Research is a guide for researchers to promote inclusive research practices for individuals with intellectual disabilities. Learn ways to use inclusive and accessible practices in your research studies!

How to Develop an Accessible Consent Form

How to Develop an Accessible Consent Form
How to Develop an Accessible Consent Form is a guide for researchers to learn about consent forms and how to make them accessible for people with IDD. Clear communication and understanding the rights for people in a research study will provide a positive, safe space for participants.

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Tips for Recruitment

Tips for Recruitment
Tips for Recruitment is a guide for researchers to learn how they can find people with IDD that want to be part of their research study. Researchers can learn where to look and what information to provide. It also talks about how to build relationships and understand the barriers for people with IDD.

Support Needed for Research Participation

Support Needed for Research Participation

This is a guide for how researchers can provide support for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Learn the importance of accessible documents, respectful communication, different modes of communication, flexibility, and more!

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