Welcome and thank you for visiting the Alabama AHEAD website. We are a state-wide organization that is an affiliate of the Association on Higher Education and Disability. Alabama AHEAD seeks to foster awareness of postsecondary, disability issues and to promote excellence in the provision of services for individuals with disabilities. We are excited to serve as Co-Presidents of our organization and we hope that many of you who visit our site will join AL AHEAD and become active in our group. This website is open to all and we hope information you find here is helpful. Please feel free to contact us if you have questions or suggestions for AL AHEAD.
Alabama Association on Higher Education and Disability (AL-AHEAD), along with Faulkner University and Auburn University Montgomery are sponsoring a training program to educate professionals in the disability support service field about the role of applicable law and captioning in the post-secondary setting. The program will be on Friday, September 26th, on the Faulkner University campus in Montgomery, Alabama. The presenters are Colleen Grogan, Esq, Senior Attorney with the U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights (OCR) in Atlanta, Georgia, and Cindy Camp, Disability Specialist: Deafness at Jacksonville State University, Alabama. Lunch will be provided. Visit the Events link for more information.
Tamara Massey-Garrett, M.S., Director, Center for Disability Services at Auburn University at Montgomery