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The Early Childhood Personnel Center
ECPC facilitates the development, implementation, and evaluation of comprehensive systems of personnel development for the early childhood workforce serving infants and young children with disabilities eligible for services under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act.


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Educational Courses & Trainings Available
The UCEDD offers education and community training programs with the goal of optimizing the learning environment for students with disabilities, and equipping certified teachers and para-educators with researched based strategies for improving student outcomes.


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The UConn University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities is funded by grants from the Federal government, Connecticut and other independently funded groups to take on diverse projects related to public awareness, training, professional resources, and studies.


LEND Class of 2016 - 2017
Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental & Related Disabilities
The goal of the LEND interdisciplinary training program is to prepare trainees and family members to improve healthcare delivery systems to children with autism and other neurodevelopmental disabilities.


In The News

Building a Great Life

A Conference for Self-Advocates, Parents, Caregivers, Siblings and ProvidersThe Second Annual Building A Great Life Conference took place at the Red Lion Inn in Cromwell. There were Keynotes from Ann and Rud Turnbull; Andy Imperato, Director, AUCD and Russell Lehmann, Author and Self Advocate plus a Special Video Message from Senator Chris Murphy. Included were […]

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AUCD: Growing Leaders, Driving Change

Building A Great Life! April 19th

Building A Great LifeA conference for people with disabilities, family members, service providers, and advocates presenting strategies and examples of community based supports, advocacy and rights for people with disabilities with a focus on how to Build a Great Life! Get Your Tickets Here!

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