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2/22/2021

Disability Policy News

AUCD, Disability Policy News, every MondayCOVID-19 Relief, COVID-19 Vaccine, Biden-Harris Administration, Transportation, Voting Rights, Healthcare.gov, Disability Policy Seminar, AUCD Disability Policy Fellowship

 
 

2/16/2021

Disability Policy News

AUCD, Disability Policy News, every MondayAction Alert: #MedicaidCantWait Day of Action, COVID-19 Relief, COVID-19 Vaccine, Biden-Harris Administration, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Impeachment, U.S. Department of Education, Disability Policy Seminar, AUCD Disability Policy Fellowship

 
 

2/9/2021

AUCD Policy Fellowship 2021

The purpose of the Fellowship is to provide significant experiences in national level activities related to policy and legislative development, advocacy, program development, technical assistance, and AUCD administration. The Fellowship in Disability Policy is envisioned as a mutually beneficial arrangement between the Fellow, the Fellows community, and the AUCD central office.

 
 

2/8/2021

Disability Policy News

AUCD, Disability Policy News, every MondayCOVID-19 Relief, 117th Congress, COVID-19 Vaccine, Federal Reserve Reinvestment Act Regulation, Biden Administration, Impeachment, Disability Policy Seminar

 
 

2/1/2021

Disability Policy News

AUCD, Disability Policy News, every MondayCOVID-19, 117th Congress, Executive Order on Healthcare, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, The Medicaid and CHIP Payment and Access Commission, Impeachment

 
 

1/27/2021

Plain Language: Medicaid Services for People with Intellectual or Developmental Disabilities - Evolution of Addressing Service Needs and Preferences

New Medicaid Services for People with Intellectual or Developmental Disabilities Resource in Plain Language from Health Management Associates and AUCD. This resource provides comprehensive information about people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and the Medicaid program policies and services that support their needs.

 
 

1/25/2021

Disability Policy News

AUCD, Disability Policy News, every MondayBiden Administration, Executive Orders, COVID-19 Relief and Vaccine, Senate, Impeachment

 
 

1/19/2021

Disability Policy News

AUCD, Disability Policy News, every MondayInauguration Day, 117th Congress, COVID-19 Vaccine, Presidential Transition, Impeachment, COVID-19 Relief, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

 
 

1/11/2021

Disability Policy News

AUCD, Disability Policy News, every MondayOmnibus and COVID-19 Relief Package, Insurrection and Aftermath, 117th Congress, COVID-19 Vaccine, Presidential Transition

 
 
NH-ME LEND logo, Rylin Rodgers, Liz Weintraub and Lauren Blachowiak

1/11/2021

Lived Experience and Leadership: Self Advocates and Family Members in the Disability Rights Movement

Each fall, the NH-ME LEND Program conducts a leadership intensive on the history of disability. This year, the session was reworked to cover the history of the disability movement. Trainees were asked to watch the 2020 documentary, Crip Camp, and to reflect upon how this innovative inclusive summer camp for teenagers with disabilities during the 1970's helped to mobilize a generation of disability rights activists and energize the independent living movement.

 
 

1/8/2021

Disability and the Democratic Process

Co-authored by Maureen van Stone, Director, Maryland Center for Developmental Disabilities

This election season highlighted the double disparity the disability community faces to engage in the democratic process, as this group is simultaneously fighting for both the right to vote and access to voting. These barriers to voting persist in large part because of the pervasive negative views of disability that challenge societal inclusion.

 
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