Nevada Partners Leadership Program 2017/2018 Application

We are accepting Applications

If you have any question’s please contact Travis Mills for details.

Nevada Partners Leadership Program

The Nevada Center for Excellence in Disabilities is seeking applications from motivated, interested individuals throughout Rural Nevada, who have developmental disabilities, or are parents of children with developmental disabilities, to become candidates for Nevada Partners Leadership Program, Class of 2017.

Our Classes being held at:

University of Nevada Reno: Redfield Campus

Address is 18600 Wedge Pkwy, Reno, NV 89511

Participants are required to:

  • Commit to attend 8 Saturday sessions at 9:00AM to 5:00PM from September 16, October 14, November 18, Skipping December 2017 and January 13, February 10, March 10, April 7, and May 5 of 2018.
  • Complete homework assignments between sessions.
  • Complete an e-learning course. (technical assistance will be provided if needed). 
  • Commit to a project to be completed after graduation.

Participants Will Received:

  • Valuable working knowledge on disability issues and information on resources available in their community.
  • Advocacy skills.
  • New relationships with people who have the same interests as you.

Nevada Partners Leadership Program – Elko 2016 Congratulations Partners!!!


Nevada Partners Leadership Program is an innovative national model of leadership training for people with developmental disabilities, parents and family members, designed to teach parents and self-advocates the power of advocacy and to change the way people with disabilities are supported, viewed, taught, live and work. The Nevada Partners Leadership Program training provides state-of-the-art knowledge about issues and policies related to disability, and will develop participant competencies to become more effective in influencing policy development at all levels.

I want to congratulate all the Graduates for completing the course and working so hard for their strong effort for completing the course and Congratulations to everyone!!!!!….