Register for Disability Policy Seminar

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Disability Policy Seminar will be held April 8-10 in Washington, DC. The Seminar gathers a diverse group of advocates, experts, and professionals in the field to learn about key issues and advance the movement with and for people with disabilities. Register today to join the experience.

 
 

Policy

 

2/20/2024

Disability Policy News | February 20, 2024 | Vol. MMXXIII | Issue 85

AUCD, Disability Policy News In Brief, every MondayBudget and Appropriations; House of Representatives Introduces and Holds Hearing on the Autism CARES Act, House of Representatives and Senate Introduce Legislation to Support People with Disabilities in the Political Process and more.

 
 

2/5/2024

Disability Policy News | February 5, 2024 | Vol. MMXXIII | Issue 84

AUCD, Disability Policy News In Brief, every MondayBudget and Appropriations; House Committee on Small Business Holds Hearing on Employees with Disabilities, Senate Introduces the Supporting Disabled Entrepreneurs Act and more.

 
 

1/22/2024

Disability Policy News | January 22, 2024 | Vol. MMXXIII | Issue 84

AUCD, Disability Policy News In Brief, every MondayBudget and Appropriations; Senate Introduces the We Can't Wait Act of 2023, Senate Introduces the Addressing Social Isolation and Loneliness in Older Adults Act of 2023 and more.

 
 
 

Events

LEND Lived Experience Virtual Summit

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Monday, March 4, 2024 - Tuesday, March 5, 2024
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Zoom

We are excited to invite you to the LEND Lived Experience Summit! The summit will be held via Zoom on Monday and Tuesday, March 4-5, 2024, from 3:00 PM-6:00 PM Eastern Time. The LEND Self-Advocate Discipline Network and LEND Family Discipline Network voted to join forces for future summits to showcase the work and best practices in both LEND disciplines.

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NTDC Presents: Recruiting and Supporting Diverse Trainees

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Friday, March 8, 2024
3:00 - 4:30 PM ET
Location: Zoom

Join us for an interactive discussion on recruiting and supporting diverse trainees within your training programs. The panel will highlight three training programs in the AUCD Network with experience recruiting and supporting diverse trainees, including trainees across states, trainees utilizing distance learning, trainees with lived experience and finally, second-year trainees. Come prepared with questions and plan to participate in a facilitated discussion! We encourage you to share your own program's recruitment strategies, successes, and challenges.

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Disability Policy Seminar 2024

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Monday, April 8, 2024 - Wednesday, April 10, 2024
Location: The Westin Hotel, Washington DC

The Disability Policy Seminar is an annual federal legislative conference co-sponsored by The Arc, Autism Society, American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, Association of University Centers on Disabilities, National Association of Councils on Developmental Disabilities, United Cerebral Palsy, and Self Advocates Becoming Empowered (the partners). The Disability Policy Seminar strengthens our federal advocacy efforts by providing training, learning opportunities, and updates, and opportunities to visit their Members of Congress. The Disability Policy Seminar promotes unity, movement building, and amplifies the concerns of people with IDD before Congress.

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AUCD 2024 Conference

November 3-6, 2024
Washington, D.C.

 
 

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