Active Policy Solutions






AHEAD is the leading professional membership association for individuals committed to equity for persons with disabilities in higher education.  AHEAD’s membership includes disability resource professionals, student affairs personnel, ADA coordinators, diversity officers, AT/IT staff, faculty and other instructional personnel, and colleagues who are invested in creating welcoming higher education experiences for disabled individuals.  AHEAD boasts a membership of over 4,000, representing all 50 states and over 10 countries.  Additionally, AHEAD is the home base for the National Center for College Students with Disabilities (NCCSD), a federally-funded national center in the U.S. for college and graduate students with any type of disability, chronic health condition, or mental or emotional illness.  Active Policy Solutions provides government affairs and advocacy support to the Association with an additional goal of preserving funding for the NCCSD. Examples of our work includes: