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UNM Center for Development & Disability

Our mission is to advance exemplary services, research, education and policies to support the well-being of all New Mexicans. We provide lifelong care for people with and at risk for developmental and other disabilities.

CDD is New Mexico's only federally funded Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities Education, Research and Service. 

Serve. Educate. Advocate.


CDD Programs for Families & Professionals

Browse the skill-building, educational and direct-service programs we offer New Mexicans in their homes and through outreach centers across the state.

Your One-Stop Center for Family & Community Resources

Get access to the Information Network and other resources for families with development and disability needs.

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Autism Portal: Services & Advocacy Across New Mexico

Parents, providers and people with autism have been instrumental in bringing much-needed autism services to New Mexico.

CDD partners with these advocates to raise awareness and share information throughout the state. Visit the CDD Autism Portal to listen to our podcast, join an online training and find resources.

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