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TASH Chapters 2022 Virtual Hill Day

Last month TASH organized a Virtual Hill Day with Chapter leaders and members to engage them further in federal policy advocacy. TASH hosted a training session for chapters to help them prepare for meetings with Congressional offices that included Michael Brogioli (TASH Executive Director), Allan Bergman (TASH Public Policy Committee Chair) and Sean Phelan (TASH’s… read more

Community Options Seeks a Behavioral Support Specialist – BCBA

Department: National Reports to (Title): Behavior support manager Status: Full Time FLSA Classification: The Behavioral Support Specialist – BCBA at Community Options, Inc. uses best practices and technology within a community-based setting to teach people with developmental disabilities how to acquire the physical, intellectual, emotional and social skills needed to live as independently as possible.… read more

Community Options Seeks a Transition Facilitator

Job Type: Full-Time FLSA Classification: Exempt EEOC Category: Professionals Salary: $55 to $65k depending on experience The Transition Facilitator at Community Opptions, Inc. supports individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities during the transition into Home & Community-Based Services (HCBS). You will work with individuals, families/guardians, and service providers to develop and manage a successful transition… read more

Community Options Seeks an Executive Director

Job Type: Full-Time FLSA Classification: Exempt EEOC Category: Executive/Senior Level Officials and Managers The Executive Director maintains high-quality programs in accordance with the mission statement, state regulations and the standards and policies of Community Options, Inc. The Executive Director is responsible for all operations for the region including compliance, growth and development, budget and workforce… read more

State University of New York at Oswego Assistant Professor of Special Education

The Curriculum & Instruction Department at the State University of New York at Oswego invites applications to fill a full-time Assistant Professor position in Special Education. Posting Date: May 26, 2022 Review Date: Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Benefit Information: The State University of New York… read more

State University of New York at Oswego Assistant Professor of Special Education

The Curriculum & Instruction Department at the State University of New York at Oswego invites applications to fill a full-time Assistant Professor position in Special Education. Posting Date: May 26, 2022 Review Date: Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Benefit Information: The State University of New York… read more

KFI Seeks an Executive Director

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If the idea of leading an award winning non-profit supporting people with disabilities to achieve their best lives appeals to you, let’s talk. This rare opening is for a person with the right values, vision, experience and passion to maintain services on the cutting edge and advance innovative ideas. KFI is a nationally recognized leader… read more

Meet the New Members of the 2022 TASH Board of Directors

The TASH Board election results are in: Matthew Medina was re-elected to a second term, and Mathew McCollough and Hezzy Smith, were elected to first terms. Additionally, Chris Rodriguez was appointed to the Board for an ex officio one year term. Mathew McCollough As a Filipino American with developmental disabilities, Mathew McCollough is currently the… read more

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As you know, TASH has been a progressive leader in disability advocacy since 1975. We continue to advocate for human rights and inclusion for all people with disabilities, especially those with the most significant supports needs, in all aspects of life including education, employment, and community living. Over the past year, we along with our… read more

Dedicating the 2021 TASH Conference to the memory of Lou Brown

An old, slightly damaged photograph of Wayne Sailor and Lou Brown smiling at one another and shaking hands in front of a projector screen. Lou has a plaque and gavel that he is presenting to Wayne.

Lou Brown (right) transferring the TASH Board of Directors Chairmanship to Wayne Sailor (left). Over 40 years ago, in 1975, Lou Brown, Norris Haring and Wayne Sailor, the founders of what is now called TASH, gathered to create an entity that embodies the very values that TASH represents to this day: equity, opportunity, and inclusion… read more