The Maine Developmental Disabilities Nurses Network is a professional group of nurses working in a unique field of nursing specializing in the support of individuals with intellectual disabilities in a variety of community-centered environments.

Their mission is to continually develop expertise to assure the highest quality of life people with intellectual disabilities throughout their life span. The MEDDN Network exists to provide opportunities for exploration of common issues and concerns, education and professional recognition to those nurses involved in the lives of individuals with intellectual disabilities.