Council on Children with Disabilities
Welcome to the Council on Children with Disabilities (COCWD) Web site, housed on the National Center for Medical Home Implementation Web site. The COCWD is composed of nearly 500 AAP Fellows dedicated to the optimal care and development of children with disabilities and to the support of their families within a medical home. Information and resources contained on these pages is for all those interested in the care of children with special needs and supports the goal of every child and youth having access to a medical home.
Mission, profile, and member benefits of COCWD.
Membership information and eligibility requirements.
Links to all policy statements, clinical reports, and technical reports written or co-written by the COCWD or related to the field of children with disabilities. Additional resources related to the policy documents are included.
COCWD Education Sessions
List of educational opportunities, including COCWD sponsored programs at the NCE.
COCWD Autism Information
Current autism information and resources for families and professionals.
COCWD Transition Information
Current information regarding the health care transition from pediatric to adult health care.
COCWD Arnold J. Capute Award
Annual award sponsored by COCWD that recognizes those who have made significant contributions to the field of children with disabilities.
COCWD Executive Committee
List of Executive Committee members, liaisons, and staff.
COCWD Partners and Helpful Links
Information about COCWD partners and other helpful information.
A quarterly newsletter for COCWD members.