Supporting the Well-Being of All New Mexicans

About CDD

The Center for Development and Disability (CDD), established in 1990, is New Mexico's University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities Education, Research and Service (UCEDD).

These centers are authorized by the Developmental Disabilities Assistance and Bill of Rights Act to build the capacities of states and communities to respond to the needs of individuals with developmental disabilities and their families.

The Center for Development and Disability (CDD) is one organization in the Association of University Centers on Disabilities Research, Education and Service (AUCD). The network is coordinated by and receives core funding from the Administration on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (AIDD).

Funding for other programs and projects is obtained through state contracts, federal grants and private funding. There are 67 centers nationwide, including at least one in every US state and territory, which function as a national network of programs.

Our Mission

To advance exemplary services, research, education and policies to support the well-being of all New Mexicans.

Contact Us

UNM Center for Development and Disability
2300 Menaul Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87107

Phone: 505-272-3000
Fax: 505-272-2014

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