North Dakota Center for Persons with Disabilities
Welcome to NDCPD's website. Our site has a new look created for today's technology and based on results from a survey conducted with people with disabilities. NDCPD hopes you find our site informational and easy to navigate. NDCPD is always interested in opinions and feedback; satisfaction survey. NDCPD is a University Center of Excellence on Developmental Disabilities, Education, Research and Services located at Minot State University. It is part of a network of similar programs at universities (UCEDD) throughout the United States.
Susie and Donna discuss the 25th Year Anniversary of the NDCPD.
GRANT AWARDED TO MSU IN SUPPORT OF STUDENTS WITH INTELLECTUAL DISABILITIES
Advancing Students Toward Education and Employment Program (ASTEP) will help young adults with intellectual disabilities, living in rural communities, transition into post-secondary education, resulting in improved employment opportunities and greater life skills and self-determination.
“Today’s grant will support better outcomes for our state’s youth who live with intellectual disabilities and help them to have a higher quality of life and more independence,” Senator John Hoeven said.
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NDCPD Employment Opportunities
CSTP Project Director (pdf)
ASTEP Research Associate (pdf)
ASTEP Meet and Greet Events
Interested students, parents, teachers, administrators, service providers and agency staff are welcome to attend. February 25th and March 23rd, 2016
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Former NDCPD Intern Named Teacher of the Year in Langdon Area School District (more information - www link)
ND Disability Health II Collaborates with other NDCPD Projects to Increase Emergency Preparedness
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In 1990 the North Dakota Center for Persons with Disabilities partnered with Minot State University. This year they celebrate 25 years of operations.
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