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Association of Higher Education and Disability (AHEAD) - Founded in 1977 to address the need for upgrading the quality of services and support available to persons with disabilities in higher education, AHEAD is an international, multicultural organization of professionals committed to full participation in higher education for persons with disabilities. The web site includes information on conferences, publications, legal issues, training and resources, as well as a Members Only link. Notable reports include Post-Secondary Peer Support Programs: Facilitating Transition Through Peer Training and Mentoring; Ready, Set, Go: Helping Students with Learning Disabilities Prepare for College; and How to Choose a College: A Guide for the Student with a Disability. Publications are available online to members only, or can be ordered as follows: AHEAD, University of Massachusetts Boston, 100 Morrissey Boulevard, Boston, MA 02125-3393, 617-287-3880, fax 617-287-3882,

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