Disability Policy Seminar Archive

 

Disability Policy Seminar 2016

Disability Policy Seminar 2016  Copy to Calendar

Monday, April 11, 2016 - Wednesday, April 13, 2016
Location: Washington, DC

During this crucial election season we need YOU in Washington, D.C. to help us build bipartisan support on Capitol Hill for high-priority disability issues. When you attend the Disability Policy Seminar, we'll arm you with all of the information you need to help educate our Members of Congress and their staff on the priorities of the I/DD community.

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Now Archived: Preparing for the Disability Policy Seminar: What to Know Before You Go

Now Archived: Preparing for the Disability Policy Seminar: What to Know Before You Go  Copy to Calendar

Friday, March 4, 2016
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. ET
Location: Webinar

This webinar, presented by Kim Musheno, Director of Public Policy at AUCD, offers students, trainees and early career professionals an orientation to the policy issues and current legislation one can expect to learn more about at the 2016 Disability Policy Seminar. Attendees will learn the basics of how to make an appointment to meet with Congressional representatives, and how to deliver a unified message about federally funded programs that benefit people with disabilities. Zipporah Levi-Shackleford, MA (AUCD Board Trainee Representative and West Virginia LEND trainee) and Brandon Eddy, MA, CF-SLP (Assistant Virtual Trainee and Oregon LEND trainee) will also share their experiences attending the Disability Policy Seminar, as well as provide tips on preparing for and making hill visits.

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Now Archived: What to Know Before You Go: Preparing for the Disability Policy Seminar 2015

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Tuesday, March 31, 2015
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. ET
Location: Webinar

This webinar, presented by Kim Musheno, Director of Public Policy at AUCD, offers students, trainees and early career professionals an orientation to the policy issues and current legislation one can expect to learn more about at the 2015 Disability Policy Seminar. Attendees will learn the basics of how to make an appointment to meet with Congressional representatives, and how to deliver a unified message about federally funded programs that benefit people with disabilities.

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Disability Policy Seminar Orientation For Students, Trainees, and Early Career Professionals  Copy to Calendar

Tuesday, March 11, 2014 - Tuesday, March 11, 2014

This webinar, presented by Kim Musheno, Director of Public Policy at AUCD, offered students, trainees and early career professionals an orientation to the policy issues and current legislation one can expect to learn more about at the 2014 Disability Policy Seminar. In addition to this content, attendees learned the basics of how to meet with Congressional representatives and deliver a unified message about federally funded programs that benefit people with disabilities.

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2013 Disability Policy Seminar

2013 Disability Policy Seminar  Copy to Calendar

Monday, April 15, 2013 - Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Location: Washington, DC

The 2013 Disability Policy Seminar is the biggest and best opportunity for advocates to advance the grassroots movement for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. This unique platform offers you the opportunity to come together with other advocates, learn about the issues, and speak with your elected officials about what is important to you. Hosted by: The Arc, UCP, AUCD, AAIDD, NACDD, and SABE

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Disability Policy Seminar Orientation For Students, Trainees, and Early Career Professionals

Disability Policy Seminar Orientation For Students, Trainees, and Early Career Professionals  Copy to Calendar

Monday, March 18, 2013 - Monday, March 18, 2013
4pm EST - 5pm EST

This webinar offered students, trainees and early career professionals an orientation to the policy issues and current legislation one can expect to learn more about at the 2013 Disability Policy Seminar. In addition, attendees learned the basics of how to meet with Congressional representatives and deliver a unified message about federally funded programs that benefit people with disabilities.

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2012 Disability Policy Seminar Trainee Symposium & Reception

2012 Disability Policy Seminar Trainee Symposium & Reception  Copy to Calendar

Sunday, April 22, 2012
4:00pm - 7:00pm
Location: Washington, DC

This special session for trainees attending the 2012 DPS will provide a behind-the-scenes look into what it takes to live and work on Capitol Hill and share the ins and outs of some current legislative items, and trainees will have plenty of time to meet others from around the country. This is a one of a kind session you don't want to miss.

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2011 Disability Policy Seminar

2011 Disability Policy Seminar  Copy to Calendar

Monday, February 14, 2011 - Wednesday, February 16, 2011
Location: Washington, DC

AUCD members joined with hundreds of disability advocates from around the country to discuss a wide range of public policy issues affecting people with disabilities and their families. View fact sheets and photos from the event.

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2010 Disability Policy Seminar  Copy to Calendar

Monday, April 12, 2010 - Wednesday, April 14, 2010
Location: Washington, DC

2010 Disability Policy Seminar logoAUCD, The Arc of the United States, United Cerebral Palsy, AAIDD, SABE, and the National Association of Councils on Developmental Disabilities are joining together again to host the 2010 Disability Policy Seminar.

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2009 Disability Policy Seminar  Copy to Calendar

Monday, April 27, 2009 - Wednesday, April 29, 2009
Location: Washington, DC

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2008 Disability Policy Seminar: Advancing Disability Policy in an Election Year  Copy to Calendar

Sunday, March 2, 2008 - Tuesday, March 4, 2008
Location: Washington, DC

AUCD, The Arc of the United States, United Cerebral Palsy, AAIDD, and the National Association of Councils on Developmental Disabilities are joining together again to host the 2008 Disability Policy Seminar: Advancing Disability Policy in an Election Year.

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2007 Disability Policy Seminar

2007 Disability Policy Seminar  Copy to Calendar

Sunday, March 4, 2007 - Tuesday, March 6, 2007
Location: Washington, DC

This annual seminar, hosted by AUCD, The Arc of the United States, United Cerebral Palsy, AAIDD, and the National Association of Councils on Developmental Disabilities, focuses on strengthening federal policies and programs important to people with disabilities.

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