Tuesdays with Liz - Voting

TIn celebration for National Disability Voter Registration Week Liz shares how to overcoming voting barriers for people with disabilities with Liz. Watch the video and make sure you are registered. Additional information can be found on AUCD's voting factsheethttps://bit.ly/2XUme8H

 
 

News

 

6/27/2019

Haben Girma to Speak at AUCD2019

Haben Girma will speak at this year's AUCD2019 opening plenary panel along with other leaders in the disability space, to discuss her lived experience, what leading change together means to her, and how we can elevate the conversation around the rights of people with disabilities and their families to bring about change.

 
 

6/24/2019

New Factsheet on Survivor Justice Is Disability Justice

Schools Must Protect Students with Disabilities from Sexual Harassment.

The National Women's Law Center (NWLC), National Association of Councils on Developmental Disabilities (NACDD), Association of University Centers on Disabilities (AUCD), and National Disability Rights Network (NDRN) are excited to release our joint fact sheet in honor of the 47th anniversary of Title IX.

 
 
 

AUCD Webinars

APHA Disability Section Webinar: Disability and Measurement

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Wednesday, July 31, 2019
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. ET
Location: Webinar

The conceptualization of disability has grown recently and with that, what how we measure different constructs related to individuals with disabilities has grown as well. This webinar gives an overview of disability and measurement as it relates to health and provides some new avenues to explore.

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FY 2020 NIRS Roll-out Webinar

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Wednesday, August 7, 2019
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. ET
Location: Webinar

This webinar introduces UCEDD, LEND, DBP, PPC, and LEAH Directors and Data Coordinators to the changes made in the FY 2020 iteration of NIRS. During the webinar, participants will be provided live demonstrations of all recently updated features and will have opportunities to ask questions.

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Public Policy

 

Tuesdays with Liz: Voting

In celebration for National Disability Voter Registration Week Liz shares how to overcoming voting barriers for people with disabilities with Liz. Watch the video and make sure you are registered.

 
 

Autism CARES Act of 2019: Mark Up

The Autism Collaboration, Accountability, Research, Education, and Support (CARES) Act of 2019 (H.R.1058) will be a part of the Health Subcommittee markup on Thursday, July 11. This is a critical next step in the reauthorization process.

 
 

Tuesdays with Liz: Ivanova Smith Shares Her LEND Story

Ivanova Smith shares her experience with the Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and Related Disabilities (LEND) programs, which are funded through the Autism CARES Act. The act is up for renewal by Congress and needs to be reauthorized or renewed by September 30 the end of 2019 in order to continue to provide funding for programs like LEND. Join Ivanova and Liz in educating members of Congress about the importance of LEND and CARES.

 
 
 

Events

ADA Anniversary Update: 29 Years Burning Down the Road - Featuring Andy Imparato

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Tuesday, July 16, 2019
2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. ET
Location: Webinar

The Great Lakes ADA Center in collaboration with the ADA National Network invites you to attend the July ADA Audio Conference Series session titled "ADA Anniversary Update: 29 Years Burning Down the Road". The session will feature Andy Imparato, Executive Director, AUCD.

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2019 Autism CARES Grantee Meeting

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Thursday, July 18, 2019 - Friday, July 19, 2019
Location: Washington, DC

The Autism CARES Network will meet in 2019 for an in-person event in Washington, DC on July 18-19. This will be an opportunity for MCHB-funded CARES legislation grantees (representing research, training, and state systems change stakeholders) to share information about activities within their respective networks, discuss emerging trends, and facilitate meaningful collaboration to address this challenging issue. These activities are hosted by ITAC, in collaboration with SPHARC and HRSA-MCHB.

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PacRim2020

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Monday, March 2, 2020 - Tuesday, March 3, 2020
Location: Honolulu, HI

The University of Hawaii at Manoa, Center on Disability Studies, in the College of Education, is accepting presentation proposals to be featured at the 35th Annual Pacific Rim International Conference on Disability & Diversity at the Hawaii Convention Center, March 2-3, 2020. Submissions are being accepted from June 1, 2019-December 1, 2019 at www.pacrim.hawaii.edu.

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