Employment

Report Says People with Disabilities are ‘Ready and Able’ for Employment

We've known for years that individuals with significant disabilities can achieve meaningful employment opportunities. We also know the business case for including employees with disabilities as part of the workplace. But if the conditions are right, why aren't more people finding independence and community inclusion through employment? A new report, 'Ready and Able,' addresses this… read more

Support Transition of Youth with Disabilities

We’re asking you to join us in contacting members of congress to encourage them to co-sponsor the Transitioning toward Excellence, Achievement and Mobility (TEAM) legislation, a package of legislation that includes the TEAM Education Act (H.R. 602), TEAM Empowerment Act (H.R. 603) and TEAM Employment Act (H.R. 604) … read more

TASH Supports Congressional Briefing on Transition

This briefing will include a series of presentations from several of the nation’s leading experts in transition policy about key recommendation recently introduced as a package of legislation known as the Transition towards Excellence in Achievement and Mobility (TEAM) Act. This trio of bill includes the TEAM-Education Act of 2011 (H.R. 602), the TEAM-Empowerment Act… read more