Double S Instructional Systems

Eugene, OR 97405

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 8
Total Value of Awards $2.21MM
First Award Date 02/11/10
Most Recent Award Date 09/01/17

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Sheehan Martin R. Sheehan 8

8 Awards Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-16-302
Budget: 09/01/17 - 08/31/18

The move for individuals with ID from institutional to community settings has increased their opportunities for self-determination and provided a less restrictive environment. However, knowledge, motivation, and efficacy to engage in a healthy lifestyle tend to be low in both individuals who have ID and their care providers. Community and reside...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-15-269
Budget: 09/01/16 - 06/30/17

Alcohol use and abuse contributes to a range of negative health consequences ranging from traffic accidents to cancer and cardiovascular disease. And the economic costs are staggering. Lost productivity, healthcare expenses, criminal justice costs and other factors drive the estimated cost of excessive drinking to $223.5 billion. Despite the adv...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-13-234
Budget: 09/24/14 - 06/23/15

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Individuals with intellectual disabilities (ID) are at higher risk for abuse than the general population. Increasing numbers of people with ID are living independently in the community with both its benefits and its risks. Many individuals with ID are subjected to physical, sexual, and verbal abuse. Some of t...

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-12-088
Budget: 09/16/14 - 09/15/15

DESCRIPTION (provided by APPLICANT): An overlooked, neglected, yet significant problem in the United States today is the use and abuse of tobacco, alcohol, and other drugs by individuals with intellectual disabilities (ID). Increasing numbers of people with ID are living independently in the community with both its benefits and its risks. Many i...

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-12-088
Budget: 09/16/13 - 09/15/14

DESCRIPTION (provided by APPLICANT): An overlooked, neglected, yet significant problem in the United States today is the use and abuse of tobacco, alcohol, and other drugs by individuals with intellectual disabilities (ID). Increasing numbers of people with ID are living independently in the community with both its benefits and its risks. Many i...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-11-096
Budget: 09/10/12 - 05/31/13

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The problem of overweight children with intellectual disabilities (ID) has many adverse medical and psychological effects and is of growing concern among professionals in the disability research and advocacy arenas. To address this issue, we propose to develop materials targeted specifically to parents of chi...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-10-050
Budget: 03/15/11 - 09/14/12

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): People with intellectual disabilities (ID) have rates of obesity greater than the general population. They often have poor energy dense diets and tend to be inactive. This group also experiences a high prevalence of health related problems: cancer, diabetes, hypertension, and cardiovascular diseases. There is...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-09-080
Budget: 02/11/10 - 06/30/11

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): An overlooked, neglected, yet significant problem in the United States today is the use and abuse of tobacco, alcohol, and other drugs by individuals with intellectual disabilities (ID). Increasing numbers of people with ID are living independently in the community with both its benefits and its risks. Many i...