PSHA is offering access to a free webinar (originally presented during the Fall 2022 PSHA event) presented by our lobbyist, Angie Armbrust. The presentation covers information about pertinent issues related to governmental processes, legislation and how to take specific information and meaningful action, such as talking to legislators. Click on the link above to watch video.
Clarification On the Terminology and John Fetterman The Pennsylvania Speech-Language-Hearing Association (PSHA) is the state association of Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists. Speech-Language Pathologists work with individuals who experience communication difficulties. There has been a lot of recent public discussion about John Fetterman's post-stroke communication difficulties, and we would like to
We are excited to announce a new and revamped site for grassroots advocacy! Similar to the previous site, the Take Action site lists federal and state campaigns with prewritten letters that go directly to your elected officials. ASHA is using this new platform for Action Alert email blasts to engage members in state advocacy. www.asha.org/advocacy/takeaction
Please note: The URL for ASHA's Take Action has changed. If you have used/posted any older links on your webpages or communications, please be sure to update the URL. The only URL that still works is http://takeaction.asha.org, which redirects to the new page.
On September 30, the U.S. Department of Education's Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS) released a Q&A document. This second in a series of Q&As builds on the August 24 press release and demonstrates the Department's continued commitment to support States to ensure they have the information necessary to carry out these important requirements and to make good use of the additional American Rescue Plan (ARP) funds to ensure the full implementation of IDEA requirements.
Have a question about advocacy? Use our new Advocacy Inquiry form! The form replaces our old "Contact Us" system to better direct your question to the appropriate committee. While you are there, you can sign up to join us or simply support our work with your membershippsha.org/psha-advocacy-inquiry/... See MoreSee Less