URMC / Strong Center for Developmental Disabilities / SCDD Connections Blog / February 2017 February 2017 We've Been Awarded a New Grant! We have been awarded a grant from the Special Hope Foundation to train Spanish language interpreters in more effectively working with people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. It's Almost Time for the Disability Policy Seminar SCDD will be well-represented at the Disability Policy Seminar in Washington, D.C., in March! We Have Wrapped Up PIE The Partnerships in Employment Systems Change Project (PIE) wrapped up on December 30, 2016. We worked on several projects addressing barriers to employment for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Join Us for a CCP Networking Event! The Community Consultation Program will hold their 1st annual networking event on March 29. RRCASD Updates The Rochester Regional Center for Autism Spectrum Disorder (RRCASD) is set to conduct their next webinar, host a new Parent Stress Management Program, form a Job Club, and develop a recreation and leisure curriculum/training!