AHEAD is the premiere professional association committed to full participation of persons with disabilities in postsecondary education. As an international resource, AHEAD:

  • values diversity, personal growth and development, and creativity
  • promotes leadership and exemplary practices
  • provides professional development and disseminates information
  • orchestrates resources through partnership and collaboration

AHEAD dynamically addresses current and emerging issues with respect to disability, education, and accessibility to achieve universal access.

Since 1977 AHEAD has delivered quality training to higher education personnel through conferences, workshops, publications and consultation. AHEAD members represent a diverse network of professionals who actively address disability issues on their campuses and in the field of higher education.

To learn more about AHEAD, please click on the links to the left or contact us by mail, telephone, or by using the contact us section of the site.