Discover Your Member Benefits

Are you new AHEAD member? These quick tips will help you get started in exploring several of the benefits of your membership and how to quickly access information and resources on

1) Create a Password – Get started by requesting a password for your account by visiting and selecting the "Request a new password" tab. You will be then asked to provide your email address and receive additional directions. Once complete, you will have access to many features on that are only available to members.

2) Subscribe to the AHEAD Members Listserv – AHEAD hosts a discussion listserv for members to openly questions, ideas, resources, quandaries… generally find a professional network of amazing people who connect with one another. Membership in the listserv is entirely self managed. You may register at:

3) Explore the AHEAD Legal Database – This searchable database that was created exclusively for members of AHEAD includes lawsuits and OCR and FPCO rulings and letters from the late 1990s through the present. Access the database by visiting:

4) Members Area – Dedicated to AHEAD members, this page provides additional exclusive resources including access to our Career Center, Directory of Members, the latest issue of JPED, and much more. You can access the page by visiting:

5) Review AHEAD Publications and Webinars – AHEAD members receive discount pricing on publications which can be found by visiting: AHEAD members also receive discount pricing on our webinars which can be found by visiting:

6) Reach out to the AHEAD Office – By Telephone or Email, the AHEAD Staff connects you with personalized service, information and referral, and technical assistance in a friendly and timely way. 704-947-7779 or

7) Subscribe to Topical Discussion Lists – AHEAD hosts many discussion lists that provide a forum for members to discuss topics, share ideas, ask questions and participate in a growing community. To learn more about AHEAD discussion lists and to subscribe, please visit: