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The UCEDD Resource Center (URC) web site provides University Centers for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities Education, Research, and Service (UCEDDs) with up to date information that will support the implementation of the OIDD core grant. This web site is supported through OIDD's contract with AUCD to provide technical assistance to the national network of UCEDDs.

 

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Rural Institute for Inclusive Communities: Removing barriers to vaccine access with rural Spanish speakers with disabilities

Rural Institute for Inclusive Communities: Removing barriers to vaccine access with rural Spanish speakers with disabilities

The Administration on Community Living (ACL) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are funding local trusted disability and aging partners to build vaccine confidence. In Montana, ACL/CDC funding supports the Rural Institute for Inclusive Communities, the Montana Developmental Disabilities Council, Disability Rights Montana, Montana Centers for Independent Living, Area Agencies on Aging, and Aging and Disability Resource Centers. These funded partners are coordinating activities to connect people with disabilities and older adults to vaccination resources.

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A National Partnership to Advance Peer-Support Models for People Who Need Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC)

A National Partnership to Advance Peer-Support Models for People Who Need Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC)

The Association of University Centers on Disabilities (AUCD) is pleased to announce that the University Center of Excellence in Development Disabilities Education, Research, and Service (UCEDD) at Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU), in partnership with CommunicationFIRST, has been selected as the recipient of a subaward to create a national partnership to develop an approach and plan to advance peer-support models for augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) users.

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EVENTS

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.

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