The AUCD PROMISE Technical Assistance Center is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education to support the six PROMISE model demonstration projects and to provide them with the resources, information, and communication strategies to allow them to promote the best possible outcomes for youth eligible for Supplemental Security Income and their families. Our technical assistance takes the form of planned programming as well as on-the-spot needed support. Contact us at PROMISETACenter@aucd.org for more information.
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Posted: May 28, 2019
AUCD 360 is the Association of University Centers on Disabilities' (AUCD) monthly newsletter that highlights news, events, initiatives, and resources created by or involving the AUCD Network. This month's newsletter includes an article on the PROMISE Presentation at the National Press Club: Improving the Trajectories for Youth with Disabilities and Family Living in Poverty: Systems Change in 11 PROMISE States. The presentation featured speakers from the U.S. Department of Education and all six of the PROMISE Model Demonstration Projects. The article provides a summary of the event and links to additional PROMISE information, coverage of the event, and a recording of the event.
Posted: April 24, 2019
Systems Change in 11 PROMISE States
The U.S. Department of Education, in collaboration with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the U.S. Department of Labor and the U.S. Social Security Administration, funded six model demonstration projects to improve the education and career outcomes of low-income children with disabilities receiving SSI and their families. Findings from the implementation of these projects will be presented in this session.
This is a recording of the presentation that was on Wednesday, April 24, 2019 1:45 pm - 4:00 pm ETLearn More About This Project