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Application materials must be received by March 31, 2017. If you are interested in applying, please download and submit a completed application by the due date in order to be considered for the 2017-2018 program. **PLEASE NOTE** Applications can also be dropped off in person at the following address: 1601 N. Tucson Boulevard, Suite 32 Tucson, AZ 85716

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM). At Northern Arizona University, Disability Heritage Month is currently underway with a number of activities, events and speakers. This year’s theme is Challenging Perceptions about Disability.

The ArizonaLEND Program, training professionals to be leaders in clinical care and research, has just received a $3 million continuation grant. The training program, which seeks to improve the health of children with neurodevelopmental disabilities, trains professionals in more than 15 disciplines.

Every year, ArizonaLEND Dental Faculty Member, John Day, DDS, volunteers his services at Hope Fest.

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) releases a recommendation that screening only be performed for autism if the parent or provider is concerned there is a risk.