Disability and Public Health in the News

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Latest Issue of Disability and Health Journal -January 2018

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Dedicated to improve overall health and reduce health disparities for people with disabilities through health promotion and wellness.

News to Use

AAHD 2018 Anniversary Membership Drive: click here

AAHD announces the appointment of Dr. Charles E. Drum, MPA, JD, PhD as AAHD Inaugural Visiting Scholar. Read more.

NCBDDD 2018 Research Funding Opportunities  Learn more here.

AAHD – Disability & Health Journal, January 2018 issue available here

AAHD 2018 Public Policy Priorities Read more

AAHD Disability and Public Health Newsletter….click here for weekly update.

AAHD Urges Women with Disabilities to Get Screened for Breast Cancer During Breast Cancer Awareness Month..click here

AAHD to Support Community Catalyst Outreach Project.. click here.

AAHD Launches Breast Cancer Screening Survey. To participate, click here.

AAHD Joins CACH Project with CBPP..more info, click here.

Visit AAHD’s National Disability Navigator Resources Collaborative to learn about ACA Enrollment and Community Outreach Collaboratives at  www.nationaldisabilitynavigator.org

AAHD is a partner with the NASUAD) on the Disability Business Acumen Center. This project is fe.unded by the Administration for Community Living which recently released a fact sheet, Business Acumen Initiative.

AAHD and Susan Komen Foundation partner on breast health for women initiative. Learn more.

AAHD and Special Olympics International collaborate on 5-year NCBDDD Cooperative Agreement. Learn more.

AAHD to partner with NCHPAD on 5-year NCBDDD Cooperative Agreement. Learn more.

Annual Disability Statistics Compendium and Report Released

February 13 University of New Hampshire, Institute on Disability report release
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America’s Direct Support Workforce Crisis: Effects on People with Intellectual Disabilities, Their Families and Communities, and the U.S. Economy

February 14 ACL released report of the President’s Council on People with Intellectual Disabilities
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The Role of the Healthcare Workforce in Delivery System Reform

December 8 Alliance for Health Policy briefing
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City & County Directory of Community-Based Organizations Serving People with Disabilities

February 6 National Association of County and City Health Officials announced resource
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Stories from the Field: Lessons of Sharing by Community-Based Organizations Serving Persons with Disabilities – February 28 Webinar

February 28 webinar by the National Association of States United for Aging and Disability CBO network business disability collaborative
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