University Centers for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities Education, Research, and Service (UCEDDs)
Interdisciplinary pre-service preparation Accordion Closed
This core function provides interdisciplinary pre-service preparation and continuing education of students and fellows, which may include the preparation and continuing education of leadership, direct service, clinical, or other personnel to strengthen and increase the capacity of States and communities.
Community services Accordion Closed
This core function provides training and technical assistance for individuals with developmental disabilities, their families, professionals, paraprofessionals, policymakers, students, and other members of the community; and it may provide services, supports, and assistance for the persons described in clause through demonstration and model activities;
Research Accordion Closed
Information dissemination Accordion Closed
This core function disseminates information related to activities undertaken to address the purpose of this title, especially dissemination of information that demonstrates that the network authorized under this subtitle is a national and international resource that includes specific substantive areas of expertise that may be accessed and applied in diverse settings and circumstances.