The Developmental Disabilities Network

When the University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities works together with one or more agencies that share common goals, resources are optimized and results are achieved.

The Connecticut Developmental Disabilities Network was established to provide leadership for the implementation of the federal Developmental Disabilities Assistance and Bill of Rights Act. The Connecticut DD Network is comprised of:

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Disability Rights Connecticut, Inc. (“DRCT”)

These organizations have a common goal and purpose:

"...the protection and full integration of individuals with developmental and other disabilities into society in a manner that is consistent with the unique strengths, resources, capabilities and of each individual and his/her own family."

Select Initiatives of the DD Network include: