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Medicaid Cuts = Disability Cuts | The Toolkit

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Join TASH in our effort to save Medicaid! The United States Senate is preparing to vote on a health care bill before the July 4th recess. That means your Senator will be reviewing and voting on the repeal of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) as early as next week. It’s critical, now more than ever, that… read more

Join TASH in Welcoming Our New Conference Planner!

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Linda Metchikoff-Hooker comes to TASH with over 25 years of experience in project management, leadership development, technical assistance, coaching, and conference planning services. She brings a contagious leadership style and a personal commitment to excellence that has resulted in exceeding expectations of clients such as the US Departments of Labor (DOL), Education (ED) and Health… read more

KU-TPE Seeks Senior Academic Advisor

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Department: Life Span Institute/Beach Center on Disability Unit: Transition Coalition/KU Transition to Postsecondary Education Position Title: Academic Advisor Senior FTE: 1.0 Supervisor: Dana Lattin, Research Project Director Salary Range: $48,000 – $55,000 FLSA: Exempt Employee Class: Unclassified Professional Staff Work Schedule: M-F, 8-5 Position Overview: The KU Transition to Postsecondary Education for Youth with Intellectual Disabilities (KU-TPE) is an inclusive postsecondary education program at… read more

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