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Calling All Future Leaders of TASH!

As a disability advocacy organization, TASH believes that people are the foundation of excellence. We pride ourselves in ensuring that future generations have a stage to share their ideas and continue the tradition of innovation. The TASH Conference does this by featuring sessions and workshops that are of interest to early career professionals, doctoral students,… read more

TASH Welcomes New Members to the 2017 Board of Directors

It’s that time of year again – for TASH to welcome a new cast of members to its Board of Directors. The TASH Board of Directors includes a diverse array of individuals, including researchers, professionals, direct service workers, family members and people with disabilities, all whom share a commitment to help create quality lives for people with disabilities. This year, TASH welcomes five individuals to sit on the Board of Directors. Congratulations… read more

Florida Developmental Disabilities Council Seeks Executive Director

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BACKGROUND The Florida Developmental Disabilities Council is seeking qualified candidates for the Council’s Executive Director position. This is a high-level position that is responsible for the operation of a federally funded non-profit organization charged with implementing the federal Developmental Disabilities Act in Florida. Candidates must possess knowledge of intellectual and developmental disabilities, organizational management, advocacy… read more

Show Up To The TASH Conference In Style!

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We’re nearly a month away from the 2016 TASH Conference and we can’t wait to see you in St. Louis! As a registered conference attendee, we’d like to invite you to show up in style. For a limited time only, TASH is selling conference T-shirts and sweatshirts. The sale ends on November 8th, so we… read more

Recreation & Leisure Sessions at the TASH Conference

New Sessions! This year we are re-introducing “Recreation & Leisure” sessions at the TASH Conference. As legislative advances help secure full integration of people with I/DD in the community, it is imperative that we pay attention to this topic. Recreation and leisure is an integral part of everyone’s life. Imagine how your life would be… read more

From Angry Mom to Power Mom: The Parent Training and Information Centers and Your Child’s Individualized Education Program

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Season 1, Episode 13 — 20 October 2016 About this episode Paula Wills and Michelle Phillips of Chicago’s Family Resource Center on Disabilities discuss the services that are available through the Parent Training and Information Center to parents trying to navigate the education provisions of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act. Prior to being the… read more

APSE Seeks Next Executive Director

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Executive Director Position Recruitment APSE, the Association for People Supporting Employment First, is seeking a dynamic manager and leader to become its next Executive Director. APSE, a 501(c)6 non-profit located in Rockville, MD, is a 3,000+ national and international membership organization whose mission is to advance employment and self-sufficiency for all people with disabilities through… read more

Celebrate National Disability Employment Awareness Month!

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM). As we celebrate the contributions of American workers with disabilities to the economy, we encourage everyone to register for the 2016 TASH Conference in order to access a wealth of information to help us close the gap of unemployed persons with disabilities. The 2016 TASH Conference will feature two Wednesday Workshops… read more

Indiana Institute on Disability & Community Seeks Director

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Director, Center for Community Living and Careers Indiana Institute On Disability and Community Indiana University Position Description: Indiana University seeks a Research Scholar to serve as the Director of the Center for Community Living and Careers (CCLC) at the Indiana Institute on Disability and Community (IIDC) at Indiana University. IIDC is Indiana’s University Center for… read more

TASH Awarded Federal Grant by Administration for Community Living

This September, TASH was awarded a federal grant in the amount of $1,967,087 by the Administration on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (AIDD) within the Administration for Community Living (ACL), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to provide training and technical assistance to state intellectual and developmental disabilities delivery systems. “TASH is thrilled and… read more