The Lurie Institute for Disability Policy

The Heller School for Social Policy and Management at Brandeis University

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Get Involved in YOUR Healthcare

Team members at the Lurie Institute are working on a study to help better healthcare for women with intellectual and developmental disabilities who are pregnant. Interested in learning more? Click here. 

Women Be Healthy is a website about health care for women with intellectual and developmental disabilities. You'll find information about breast and cervical cancer screenings, HPV, and how to talk with your nurse or doctor. 

Go to Facebook and like the Women Be Healthy page

Click on these links below to watch short videos about the importance of breast and cervical cancer screenings and other information learned through the Women Be Healthy course.     

Click on the links below to read more about the success of  the Women Be Healthy program.

Supporting All Women to Receive Quality Mammography Screenings

Table Manners and Beyond - Information about the gynecological exam for women with developmental disabilities and other functional limitations

Knowledge Advancing Social Justice

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