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The Association of University Centers on Disabilities (AUCD): supporting interdisciplinary research & training University Centers & people with disabilities.
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AUCD 7h
Looking for useful public health resources/tools for working with people with disabilities? has plenty!
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AUCD 18h
talks with of , who explains what civil and human rights are, and some of the priorities for The Leadership Conference in 2019, many of which include advocating for the disability community.
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AUCD 19h
The ongoing partial government shutdown has shifted the Congressional calendar - Identify your member's district office closest to you; call or visit, sharing what issues are important to you!
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AUCD 23h
"She's actively using her ice powers and they're part of who she is," an advocate says of Queen Elsa, the character in Disney's "Frozen" who sings the mega-hit. "Just like disability is part of who we are."
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AUCD Jan 21
In 1963, Martin Luther King, Jr. dreamed of an end to racism. Today, people with disabilities dream of having same rights as their peers. Help us make that dream a reality.
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AUCD Jan 21
Medicaid does not provide direct health care but instead pays health care providers for services provided to beneficiaries.
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AUCD Jan 21
Join us on March 19 to celebrate Leadership in Civil Rights and honor those who stand up and lead the way toward inclusion, opportunity, and social justice for all.
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AUCD Jan 20
“Everyone does it.”
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AUCD Jan 17
Register Today! AUCD Leadership Academy and Informational Webinar - This week-long program is designed to enhance the skills of current and emerging leaders from the disability network to build coalitions to improve systems of supports and services.
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MENTOR Jan 17
In honor of the legendary boxer, activist & , we celebrate ! Share mentoring stories that transcend borders in our Storytelling Repository at
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AUCD Jan 17
Join over 200 LEND and UCEDD emerging leaders, including trainees,from around the country as we gather for this very important working session. Register for the 2019 AUCD Policy Forum Today!
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TN Council on DD Jan 16
Administrator shared “TN is a model of excellence for the nation” after meeting w/ TN’s Developmental Disabilities Network this week. Thank you for visiting, TN! Our DD Network includes us (state DD Council), , &
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AUCD Jan 16
"There's no shortage of jobs. There's a shortage of employers willing to hire people with intellectual disabilities. There's just not enough awareness about the value that hiring people with disabilities can bring to a company."
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AUCD Jan 15
Did you know 1 in 4 people have a disability? Learn more about people with disabilities by visiting AUCD’s National Center on Disability in Public Health and review the 'Tools to Get Started' at and follow
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AUCD Jan 15
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Denise DiNoto Jan 15
quoting Congressman Major Owens - "Our enemy is not each other. Our enemy is segregation." So true.
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NationalADAPT Jan 15
“Disabled people need to be at the table and not on the menu” -
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Little Lobbyists Jan 15
Replying to @LittleLobbyists
2/2 ... and as we do every day as their parents and caregivers, we want to make sure that they have the support in place to live their best lives, maximizing their independence in their home and community, and not in institutions far, far away.
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Little Lobbyists Jan 15
1/2 We are so excited to be here today to celebrate the Reintroduction of the Disability Integration Act! We recognize that our disabled children will grow up to be disabled adults ...
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Nat'l Advisory Board Jan 15
So proud of our Pal Anita Cameron for acting as hostess worth the mostest for !
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