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Nominate a Deserving Individual for an AUCD Award

Deadline: July 31, 2018

The annual AUCD Awards gives us an opportunity to recognize individuals, programs, and organizations that have demonstrated exceptional leadership and made outstanding contributions. Comprised of 10 categories, the AUCD awards represent the 'best of the best' within our network, and local, state, and federal partners. We know the depth, breadth, and expertise of our trainees, advocates, professionals, and partners is extraordinary and deserving of recognition. In preparation for this year's conference, we invite you to nominate someone who truly inspires you.

 
 

AUCD2018: You're Invited

Colleagues, I am excited to invite you to join me in Washington, DC, on November 11-14 for the 2018 AUCD Conference - We ALL Belong Here! Achieving Inclusive Communities. This year's theme has a strong message of belonging and inclusion. I cannot think of a time in my life when it was more important to remember, celebrate, and remind others that all human beings have value, and a right to be included in their communities. This means opportunity, access, and equity in education, housing, employment, healthcare, faith communities, transportation, activities, and all aspects of community living. I am very much ...

 
 

Seeking Conference Proposal Reviewers

Deadline: May 19. Timeline of Work: June 15-July 15, at your own pace

AUCD is seeking 80 network members to serve as reviewers for proposals received for the AUCD 2018 Conference. This is a great opportunity to learn more about the network while working to ensure a top-notch conference. All the work is done on your own time, at your own pace, in the comfort of your own chosen location, and online. We are committed to having diverse review teams, including self-advocate and family and trainee representation. Please consider serving as a reviewer AND pass this invitation along to others who you believe would be good reviewers.

 
 
 

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The power of our collective voices working together to sustain vital supports and services for people with disabilities and their families cannot be denied. The AUCD Conference brings us together to discuss the strategies, innovations, and systems that will allow us to continue to move the needle forward. Join us at the 2017 AUCD Conference as we celebrate successes, learn from past efforts, seek opportunities in the present, and innovate for the future.

 

 

 

 

 

 
 


View some of our favorite moments from AUCD's 2017 Conference!

AUCD 2017