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AUCD signed on to a Letter to Congressional Leaders Supporting Extended funding for Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program

AUCD signed onto a Letter as a member of the National Child Abuse Coalition to support funding for the Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program.

pdf File Updated Home-Visiting-Letter 022415 (2).pdf [download]


Project SEARCH Mississippi (UCEDD MS)

Project SEARCH is an eight-month training program that consists of daily employment preparatory skills training, community development, mentoring services and work internships. The project targets young adults 18 - 30 years old and includes peer mentoring by students at the University of Southern Mississippi. The training program allows participants to work on employability and functional skills

Panel included (left to right) Sue Ostertag, PT, DPT, NCS, Mariana Wingood, PT, CEEAA, Jen Nash, PT, NCS and Mindy Renfro, PT, PhD, GCS.


APTA and Older Adults with DD (MT UCEDD)

Last month, Mindy Renfro, PT, PhD, GCS of Montana's Rural Institute MonTECH programs, presented information at the annual Combined Sections Meeting of the American Physical Therapy Association in Indianapolis, IN.


This Week's Upcoming Events

2015 Pre-EHDI LEND Workshop  Copy to Calendar
Sunday, March 8, 2015

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