Institute on Human Development and Disability AUCD
AUCD formerly UAP(University Affiliated Programs) are authorized by federal legislation to help States and local communities respond to the needs of people with developmental disabilities and their families.(AUCDs) serve as a liaison between the academic world and the developmental disabilities service delivery system. AUCDs network with and provide assistance to State Agencies their local affiliates and to various nongovermental consumer-based organizations. Most AUCDs provide direct clinical educational and other services to individuals and families or can assist families in finding services.