Colorado Wyoming AHEAD Regional Affiliate

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Welcome to COWY-AHEAD, the Colorado and Wyoming Association for Higher Education and Disability affiliate group.

Mission:

To encourage professional development, skill-building, awareness and collaboration among professionals in and outside of higher education to enhance access and equal opportunity in education and employment for college students with disabilities.

Objectives:

1. To sponsor and provide professional development/continuing education programs and training for members, agencies and for other new and practicing professionals in the field of post-secondary disability services.

2. To maintain a network to share information and strategies for effectively working with students with disabilities.

3. To collaborate with state and community-based agencies committed to equal access for post-secondary students with disabilities.

4. To explore emerging best practices for students with disabilities regarding equal access to higher education opportunities.