Meaningful Day Initiative New Mexico

New Mexico

“The goal of the Meaningful Life initiative is to help individuals with developmental disabilities to achieve outcomes that lead to full, satisfying and productive lives, such as: Freedom of choice, positive, interdependent relationships with family and friends, a satisfying job and the economic benefits of employment, a safe, comfortable home in a safe neighborhood; being respected, included in and a member of your culture and community, the ability to get places easily; good health and access to good health care; and enjoying one's personal choice of hobbies, recreation and leisure activities."

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Systems-Change Funding
Systems: 
  • Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
  • Other
Topics: 
  • Mental Health
  • Home and Community Based Services (HCBS)
  • Cross-Agency Collaboration / Partnerships
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