SAVE THE DATE: 2024 Technical Assistance Institute

Monday, August 12, 2024
Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota

The TA Institute provides an opportunity for UCEDD leaders to network, meet with their federal project officers, and learn of new initiatives, national trends, and other information vital to the administration of the UCEDD core grant.

2024 Leadership Academy Informational Webinar

Monday, February 12, 2024
Location: Zoom

This webinar offered interested potential applicants an opportunity to interact with the AUCD Leadership Academy faculty. The webinar featured a brief overview of the 2024 Academy curriculum and timeline. It was followed by a time for questions from potential applicants to the 2024 AUCD Leadership Academy. In addition, alumni will shared their reflections about the benefits they gained from participation in the week-long academy. and the follow-up activities.

24th Annual Chronic Illness and Disability Conference: Transition from Pediatric to Adult-Based Care

Thursday, October 26, 2023
Location: Houston, TX

Because of increased awareness of transitioning to adult-based care, clinicians are required to update their knowledge of the changing strategies for integrating emerging adult-based care into practice. For all conference participants, there will be a discussion of the legal issues involved in healthcare transition, as well as time to meet and talk with faculty in small groups, exchange ideas among participants, and share knowledge and information about how best to plan for a successful transition to adulthood.

Admin Essentials Series: UCEDD Core Grant Evaluation

Wednesday, September 20, 2023
Location: Zoom

Project ECHO Orientation for UCEDDs/LENDs

Tuesday, May 9, 2023
Location: Virtual

Join the Project ECHO Orientation to learn more about the ECHO model and how you can incorporate it into your work as a UCEDD (University Center of Excellence in Developmental Disabilities) or LEND (Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities) program (or partner organization). Partners at the Wyoming Institute for Disabilities and the Center for Human Development at the University of Alaska Anchorage will share how they are implementing ECHO.

2023 TA Institute

Wednesday, April 19, 2023
Location: The Madison Hotel, Washington, D.C.

The TA Institute provides an opportunity for UCEDD leaders to network, meet with their federal project officers, and learn of new initiatives, national trends, and other information vital to the administration of the UCEDD programs.

Now Archived: 2023 AUCD Leadership Academy Informational Webinar

Wednesday, February 1, 2023
Location: Zoom

This webinar will offer interested potential applicants an opportunity to interact with the AUCD Leadership Academy faculty. The webinar will feature a brief overview of the 2023 Academy curriculum and timeline. This will be followed by a time for questions from potential applicants to the 2023 AUCD Leadership Academy. In addition, alumni will share their reflections about the benefits they gained from participation in the week-long academy. and the follow-up activities.

ED&I Action Plan Implementation Coaching Workshop

Thursday, August 4, 2022
Location: Zoom

Join us for a coaching workshop focused on common challenges to implementing the ED&I Action Plan. Learn alongside network peers how to make a more meaningful and sustainable impact at your UCEDD. The workshop will focus on 1) data collection and reporting to measure progress, 2) staff training and development to build capacity, and 3) making and sustaining action of self-assessment data.

2022 UCEDD TA Institute

Tuesday, April 26, 2022
Location: Zoom

This year's TA Institute will be a virtual event over 4 sessions. Attendees will have an opportunity to network, hear from our federal partners, and learn of new initiatives, national trends, and other information vital to the administration of the UCEDD Programs.

POSTPONED - NIRS Five Year Closeout Report Roll Out Webinar

Wednesday, January 26, 2022
Location: Webinar

This webinar has been postponed from its original date. A new date and time will be scheduled in 2022 and circulated to the network.

Reflecting UCEDD Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Commitments in the Core Grant Application

Friday, January 21, 2022
Location: Zoom

AUCD hosted a webinar in September 2021 on incorporating the Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (ED&I) Action Plan into the UCEDD five-year plans. In this follow-up virtual workshop, UCEDD leaders will discuss strategies for demonstrating their ED&I commitments in the needs, evaluation, organizational capacity, and leveraging sections of the core grant application.

Focusing on Supports to Families: Specific Strategies for Including Family Support in UCEDD CORE Grants

Thursday, January 20, 2022
Location: Zoom Meeting

This session highlighted how three UCEDDS (Missouri, Virginia and Nebraska) engage, partner and employ families in the core functions of their UCEDD. This event is targeting UCEDD grant writers, directors, program staff and Family Support SIG members who are involved in the grant development and writing process.

2022 AUCD Leadership Academy Informational Webinar

Tuesday, January 18, 2022
Location: Zoom

This webinar will offer interested potential applicants an opportunity to interact with the AUCD Leadership Academy faculty. The webinar will feature a brief overview of the 2022 Academy curriculum and timeline. This will be followed by a time for questions from potential applicants to the 2022 AUCD Leadership Academy. In addition, alumni will share their reflections about the benefits they gained from participation in the week-long academy.