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.
WIHD's Child Welfare facilities get a makeover.
Tuesday, 27th June, 2017
WIHD will be open for business as usual.
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
Jason Xenakis, MD, WIHD Patient Centered Medical Home Project Manager, was awarded the 2017 Healthcare Leaders of New York (HLNY) Achievement Award of Distinction Scholarship. HLNY is the New York metropolitan chapter of the American [...]
NYMC students Michael Tarr, Jessica Park and Tara Crown, all attended The American Academy of Developmental Medicine and Dentistry (AADMD) 15th Annual Educational Conference. The three-day conference was held June 2nd through June 4th in [...]
On Friday June 2, 2017, The Hudson Valley Special Education Parent Center (HVSEPC) hosted their annual Transition Institute. This year’s theme was Transition Planning for English Language Learners (ELLs) and Students from Culturally and Linguistically [...]