City of Encinitas (California) Seeking a New Housing Services Manager

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Organization: City of Encinitas Location: Encinitas, California Position: Housing Services Manager Annual salary range: $90,510 to $133,726 Application deadline: Open until filled First resume review: Friday, May 21, 2021 Located along six miles of Pacific coastline in northern San Diego County, the City of Encinitas offers a unique blend of old-world charm and sophistication, and… read more

Remembering Lou Brown

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Lou Brown (right) transferring the TASH Board of Directors Chairmanship to Wayne Sailor (left). We regret to inform you that Lou Brown, one of TASH’s co-founders, passed away on May 1, 2021. Over 40 years ago, in 1975, Lou Brown, Norris Haring and Wayne Sailor, the founders of what is now called TASH, gathered to… read more

Columbia Housing Authority (Missouri) seeks a new Chief Executive Officer

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Organization: Columbia Housing Authority Location: Columbia, Missouri Position: Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Annual salary range: Commensurate with experience and qualifications Application deadline: Open until filled First resume review: Monday, February 22, 2021 The ideal candidate will possess 10 years of professional experience, preferably in public sector and/or non-profit management, and at least 5 years at… read more

University of Minnesota, Institute on Community Integration Seeks a Researcher

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  Researcher 6-TIES Institute on Community Integration / College of Education and Human Development / University of Minnesota Job ID: 338122 Location: Twin Cities Job Family: Research-Researchers Full/Part Time: Full-Time Regular/Temporary: Regular Special Notice for COVID-19 The UMN has suspended hiring for most positions. However, we will continue hiring for positions critical to the University’s… read more

TASH to launch ACL-funded National Training & Technical Assistance Center on Disability Employment Outcomes

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In partnership with the Lewin Group and the Administration on Disabilities, TASH is pleased to announce its engagement in the establishment of a National Disability Employment Training and Technical Assistance Center, funded through the Administration on Disabilities (AoD) within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Administration for Community Living (ACL). The National Disability… read more

National Disability Employment Awareness Month: Alison Barkoff

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This is the first in a series of podcasts in recognition of National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM). TASH’s interim Executive Director, Serena Lowe talks with Alison Barkoff, the Director of Advocacy, Center for Public Representation. They have a wide-ranging discussion of employment policy and programs for people with disabilities, but Alison remains rooted throughout… read more

TASH Announces New Executive Director

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We are pleased to announce that Michael J. Brogioli has been selected as the TASH Executive Director. Mike brings over twenty years of senior management experience in the nonprofit sector including past leadership positions as executive director of the Autism Coalition for Research and Education, the National Association of Councils on Developmental Disabilities (NACDD) and… read more

Fighting for DSPs is a Part of the Disability Rights Movement

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Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) provide daily support to people with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities (I/DD) so they can live and participate in their communities as friends, neighbors, coworkers, students, family members, volunteers, voters, and taxpayers. Ideally, these supports are provided inside the individual or family home and in typical community settings, allowing other family members… read more

Introducing TASH’s Statement on Inclusive and Remote Learning during COVID-19

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As this school year begins, I must admit I am more nervous than usual about what happen for my daughter Cassie. Cassie is entering 3rd grade. Cassie has been given the labels of Cerebral Palsy, Sensory Processing Disorder, global developmental delays, nonverbal and behavioral concerns. We were already concerned, as Cassie will not wear a… read more