Due to numerous factors, WIHD has cancelled the ReelAbilities screening of the film “Gabe”. For other showings in New York, please visit: http://reelabilities.org/newyork/films/ We apologize for any inconvenience.
The Westchester Institute for Human Development (WIHD) Board of Directors is pleased and excited to announce that Dr. Susan Fox has been selected to serve as the next President and Chief Executive Officer. Dr. Fox succeeds Dr. Ansley Bacon, who retired in February 2015 after successfully leading WIHD for the past 30 years. Dr. Fox will [...]
INTRODUCTION TO SELF-DIRECTED SERVICES Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities are increasingly accessing “Self Directed” services from the Office of People with Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD). This is a big change in how supports and services are provided, and the change can at first seem complicated and hard to understand. This brief introduction, the first in [...]
Dr. O'Hara Receives AUCD International Service Award
WIHD's Child Welfare Program has created a Wish List of toys and supplies.
Communication Skills: Module 2" of Resource Modules on Health of People with Intellectual Disabilities is now available for trainees and early career professionals
Dr. David O'Hara, Westchester Institute for Human Development's (WIHD), Chief Operating Officer, selected as a Health Information Technology Fellow by the Office of the National Coordinator of Health Information Technology at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Dr. Ansley Bacon, Westchester Institute for Human Development's (WIHD), Chief Executive Officer, selected to receive The Association of University Centers on Disabilities 2014 George S. Jesien Distinguished Achievement Award.
The Fall 2014 Community Support Network Newsletter is now available.