Maine Developmental

Disabilities Council

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Staff Contact Info

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Nancy Cronin, Executive Director
207-287-4214
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Prior to becoming the Director of MDDC, Nancy was the Coordinator for the Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) Systems Change Initiative and the State Autism Implementation Grant Manager in Maine.  In that role, she facilitated an interagency effort to achieve an efficient and cost-effective comprehensive system of care for persons with ASD.  Nancy joined the staff of the Maine Developmental Disabilities Council in January 2008, having previously served for over four years as the Executive Director of the Autism Society of Maine.  While at the Autism Society, Nancy's work at the local, state, and national levels focused on the development of effective services and supports for persons with ASD of all ages and their families.

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Rachel Dyer, Associate Director
207-287-4221
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Rachel Dyer studied occupational therapy and healthcare policy and worked for many years in community services. In her role as Associate Director, she serves as the Council’s resource for adult issues, coordinates its work in dual diagnosis, employment, and dementia, manages its Small Grants Program, and is the Council’s liaison to the state’s self-advocacy organization.

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Donald C. Johnson, DD Health Coordinator 
207-287-4215
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Don has worked in the field of developmental disabilities since 1972, ensuring that individuals with Developmental Disabilities and ASD have a medical advocate and people who take care of the individuals have training and knowledge of healthcare issues that surround their development. Don has held numerous jobs in the healthcare industry. He has held such roles as a nurse at two major hospitals in the state of Maine. Director of nursing and administrator in long-term care, clinical coordinator in residential care, manager of a home health agency in Maine, and nurse educator. Currently, he is an adjunct professor at Kaplan University teaching the Medical Assisting Program. A lifelong learner, he prides himself on staying current in the area of health disparities of the individual with developmental disabilities and ASD and shares that information through training, and now webinars for any provider of care to individuals with developmental disabilities and ASD. 

 
Erin Howes, Office Manager
207-287-4216
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  Angela Burgess, Program Associate
207-287-4213
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Office Contact Info

Phone: 207-287-4213
Toll-free: 1-800-244-3990
Fax: 207-287-8001
 

Address:
225 Western Avenue, Suite 4
Augusta, ME 04330

 

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MDDC will now offer Developmental Disabilities Health Technical Assistance through email.  You can email your DD Health related questions to DD Health Help.  Check out the flyer for more information.

DD Health Technical Assistance Flyer

Maine Developmental Disabilities Council
225 Western Avenue, Suite 4
Augusta, ME 04330
Phones: 207-287-42131-800-244-3990