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LIFEDesigns, Inc. Seeks CEO in Bloomington, Indiana

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Job Title: Chief Executive Officer Location: Administrative Office Employee Type: Fulltime Reports to: Board of Directors Supervises: All Agency Staff FLSA Status: Exempt Pay Grade: NA Prepared by: F Roedl, Board President Approved by: LifeDesigns Board Position overview: The Chief Executive Officer is responsible for managing all legal, financial and business matters for LifeDesigns, Inc.… read more

Join TASH on June 6th at the “Don’t Cap Our Care” Rally

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Join us, the CCD, and nearly 30 other disability organizations as we co-sponsor the “Don’t Cap My Care” Rally in our nation’s capital. Senator Casey (PA), Senator Van Hollen (MD), Hon. Tony Coelho, and other members of Congress will be in attendance. The rally will take place at 1st St SE & Constitution, across from… read more

TASH Executive Director Writes Elected Officials Addressing the Raise the Wage Act

May 17, 2017 Senator Patty Murray Senator Bernie Sanders Representative Bobby Scott Representative Keith Ellison Dear Senator Murray, Senator Sanders, Representative Scott, and Representative Ellison: TASH wants to express its strong and enthusiastic support for the Raise the Wage Act. TASH is an international advocacy organization that was founded in 1975 to provide a voice… read more

WISH Academy High School Seeks Teacher in Los Angeles, CA

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Job Description Outline The ideal candidate wholeheartedly believes in and is passionate about the mission and commitments of WISH Academy and exhibits this through their development, reflection, exception of school culture, implementation of student rigor, and proven results of student success in a full inclusion setting. Essential Duties and responsibilities, listed but not limited, below:… read more

Community Options, Inc. Seeks Children’s Services Director in Rockville, Maryland

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Community Options, Inc. seeks a Children’s Services Director in Rockville, Maryland. The Children’s Services Director will work with the Executive Director to maintain a high quality program in accordance with the mission statement, state and national office standards and policies of Community Options, Inc. What You Will Be Doing: On call 24 hours a day… read more

Join Us in Welcoming Our Newest TASH Volunteer, Chernet Weldeab!

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For more than fifteen years, Chernet T. Weldeab (Ph.D.) worked in education settings from secondary school counsellor position to university professor. He also worked with immigrant families, including asylum seekers due their past persecution in their home countries, with various positions. Chernet is the founder and director for CT Language Consultancy LLC in Maryland where… read more

TASH Launches New Youth Employment Solutions Center Website

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We have more exciting news in store for our TASH members! We have officially launched the new website for the Youth Employment Solutions (YES!) Center. Last fall, TASH received a federal transition grant from the Administration for Community Living (ACL) to provide training and technical assistance to Partners in Employment (PIE) state projects. Since then,… read more

Take Action | Prevent Gutting of Affordable Care Act and Medicaid

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The Energy and Commerce Committee has just released new legislation for the repealing and replacing of the Affordable Care Act, including cut-backs on Medicaid. Some language within this legislation reads, “Responsibly unwinds Obamacare’s Medicaid expansion” which will be done through, “grandfathering in current enrollees” in a span of two years. Along with this, per-capita allotments (or… read more

What to Know about Reconciliation and the Affordable Care Act

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Guest Author: Aubrey Snyder As you may have heard, the majority party in Congress (Republican) would like to repeal the Affordable Care Act. They plan on doing so through the reconciliation process. I would like to start by saying that I am in no way an expert on this matter. This article is simply to… read more