The White House is hosting a call discuss technology, Section 508 of the Rehab Act, independent agencies, emergency preparedness, employment, budgetary issues and other topics. The call is being held Wednesday, July 27, at 1 p.m. ET.
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TASH has submitted the following position statement to the Office of the General Counsel in the Department of Developmental Services for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. It is regarding a proposed amendment of regulations on professional standards for behavior modification procedures for persons with intellectual disability.
The following is a proclamation signed by President Obama today regarding the Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act.
With state and federal budget cuts to disability services and supports, proposed legislative measures with unintended consequences for people with disabilities and the continued presence of attitudinal barriers, the need to build community and strength among fellow advocates has never been greater.
TASH is joining the National Federation of the Blind and the Collaboration to Promote Self-Determination, as well as other disability organizations, in protests to be held at states offices of U.S. Senators around the country. The goal of the protests is to educate and raise awareness about the negative impact of federal polices that allow […]