With more than 700 AT services and trainings annually, WIHD’s Assistive Technology program changes lives every day.
WIHD is the caring and comprehensive medical home for over 6,500 individuals with developmental disabilities.
Help WIHD's Child Welfare facilities get a makeover.
Tuesday, 3rd May, 2016
WIHD will be open today with normal hours.
Areas of Focus
The University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (UCEDD) addresses the needs of the community through professional education programs, technical assistance, research, and dissemination of information. We provide health and human services to children and adults. MORE
Programs and Services
Westchester Institute for Human Development (WIHD) is a leader in the areas of disability and human development. WIHD addresses major social and health issues by developing and delivering medical, clinical and support services to individuals, their families and caregivers. MORE
Leadership and Continuing Education
Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and related Disabilities (LEND) is an interdisciplinary leadership training program, funded by the Maternal and Child Health Bureau of the federal government at 43 universities around the country. MORE
Research and evaluation activities at the Westchester Institute for Human Development include basic and applied research, evaluation, and the analysis of public policy related to individuals with developmental disabilities or vulnerable children, and their families. CLICK HERE FOR RESEARCH INFORMATION
WIHD staff member, Mitchell Levitz, attended the National Down Syndrome Society (NDSS) Buddy Walk on Washington. Mitchell served on the planning committee for this event. He also presented a "Champions of Change Award" to Senator Chuck [...]
WIHD LEND Trainees traveled to Washington DC last week for the 2016 Disability Policy Seminar. As part of their experience, they attended meetings on Capitol Hill with Senators and Representatives from New York state.
The Hudson Valley Regional Center for Autism Spectrum Disorders (RCASD) is hosting their 3rd Annual Spring Conference. The conference is for school personnel, community professionals and family members who live or work with individuals with [...]