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Thursday, 30th June, 2016

WIHD will be open today with normal hours.

Areas of Focus

UCEDD

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

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

Resources and Product Library

Westchester Institute for Human Development addresses the needs of the community through professional education programs, technical assistance, research, and dissemination of information.

CLICK HERE FOR THE RESOURCE AND PRODUCT LIBRARY

Featured WIHD Videos

A Leader in the Making-Lyn Marie’s Story
Lyn-Marie is a former LEND graduate who speaks of the impact LEND has had on her life.

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Recent News

Resources available on the newly redesigned ECDC webpage

May 18th, 2016|0 Comments

We'd like to introduce you to the newly redesigned Lower Hudson Early Childhood Direction Center (ECDC) webpage! You will now be able to easily explore the many resources ECDC has to offer, including their newly developed learning module [...]

LEND faculty member, Dr. Patty Towle, presents at the International Meeting for Autism Research

May 17th, 2016|0 Comments

WIHD staff member and LEND faculty member, Dr. Patty Towle, presented two posters at the International Meeting for Autism Research last week in Baltimore, MD. Her two posters were titled: "School Placement Outcomes and Services [...]

WIHD staff member, Mitchell Levitz, attends NDSS Buddy Walk on Washington

April 18th, 2016|0 Comments

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 attend national Disability Policy Seminar in Washington, DC

April 18th, 2016|0 Comments

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.

Upcoming Events

Fundamentals of AAC

August 5 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Hear Our Voices Self Advocacy Group Meeting

September 19 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

WIKI

September 23 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm