Strong Center for Developmental Disabilities Welcome Strong Center for Developmental Disabilities (SCDD) is a member of the Association of University Centers on Disabilities (AUCD) a network of interdisciplinary centers advancing policy and practice for and with individuals with developmental and other disabilities, their families, and communities through research, education, and service. SCDD believes that people with developmental disabilities have the right to live fulfilling and independent lives as active and fully participating members of their communities. For more information, visit the About Us page and review our SCDD Overview Brochure. Education We offer several programs to educate individuals, families and professionals. To learn more visit our education page. Employment Our Project SEARCHTM and systems change programs are creating inclusive employment across New York state. To learn more, visit our employment page. Health We provide clinical service to over 3,000 individuals per year and provide training to medical professionals across several disciplines. To learn more, visit our health page. Recreation We have several recreation resources and work with the Special Olympics healthy athlete initiative. To learn more, visit our recreation page. Contact Us To contact us, please call (585) 275-0355 or email our directors, Susan Hetherington and Steve Sulkes. Please complete our website satisfaction survey.