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NCED

About the NCED

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The NCED serves as Nevada's University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (UCEDD). The UCEDDs were established and funded by the Developmental Disabilities Rights Assistance and Rights Act (DD Act).

Projects and Partnerships

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NCED projects are focused in Advocacy and Family Support, Assistive Technology and Accessibility, Education of Children with Disabilities, Employment and Transition, Positive Behavioral Supports, and Leadership Preparation and Disability Awareness.

Announcements

Nevada Transition Conference

The Nevada Center for Excellence in Disabilities is collaborating with the Nevada Department of Education to bring quality professional development on current trends and best practices in the transition planning to Nevada's youth and young adults with disabilities and their family members, educators, state agency staff and service providers. The Nevada Transition Conference will be held October 4 and 5, 2013 at the Texas Station in Las Vegas. The theme of this year's inaugural conference is Youth in Transition- The Pathway to Success. For more information, visit the Nevada Transition Conference webpage.

Transition Conference

Announcements

Nevada Transition Conference

The Nevada Center for Excellence in Disabilities is collaborating with the Nevada Department of Education to bring quality professional development on current trends and best practices in the transition planning to Nevada's youth and young adults with disabilities and their family members, educators, state agency staff and service providers. The Nevada Transition Conference will be held October 4 and 5, 2013 at the Texas Station in Las Vegas. The theme of this year's inaugural conference is Youth in Transition- The Pathway to Success. For more information, visit the Nevada Transition Conference webpage.

Transition Conference

Contact Us

Nevada Center for Excellence in Disabilities (0285)

1664 N. Virginia Street

Reno, NV 89557


nced@unr.edu

Phone (775) 784-4921

Fax (775) 784-4997

William J Raggio Building, 4090

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