Disability Day on the Hill 2020

 

Disability Day on the Hill is a day where members and allies of the disability community come together to advocate on behalf of the issues they care about. We invite YOU to join us on this day of powerful advocacy. 

We will be hosting the In This Together Summit and a community reception the day before Disability Day on the Hill this year:

Monday, February 3rd
Summit: 10am-5pm CST / Tennessee State Museum
Community Reception: 5-7pm CST / Tennessee State Museum

Tuesday, February 4th
Disability Day on the Hill: 9am-2pm CST / Cordell Hull Building

Lunch boxes from Jason’s Deli will be available for attendees on a first-come, first-serve basis from 11am-12:30pm CST during Disability Day on the Hill in conference rooms C and D on the 8th floor. 

There are parking opportunities around the Cordell Hull Building. Spots are on a first-come, first-serve basis. 

Advocacy toolkit for Disability Day on the Hill 2020 coming soon!

The Disability Policy Alliance will be holding a panel on the state of disability services in Tennessee as part of Disability Day on the Hill activities. The panel will be held in the Old Supreme Court Room at Cordell Hull. 

The Arc Tennessee is offering accessible bus transportation for this event. The bus will depart from The Arc offices at 3485 Poplar Avenue in Memphis at 5:30am and return by 6:30pm. The bus will be stopping in Jackson to and from the event as well. For more information and to fill out an application, please visit http://thearcmidsouth.org/disabilitydayonthehill.htm

Educate to Advocate: The Vanderbilt Kennedy Center will be hosting their annual Educate to Advocate on Thursday, January 16th from 4-5:30pm CST. Visit https://vkc.vumc.org/events/6366 for more information.

 

Parking
Finding parking can be stressful, especially in downtown Nashville. Follow this link to find where the closest public parking spaces are to the Cordell Hull Building: https://www.parkitdowntown.com/maps/popular/937/15  The MTA Bus Station (Music City Central), which is right across from Cordell Hull's 5th Avenue entrance, as well as on the Capital loop side, offers paid parking: http://www.nashvillemta.org/Nashville-MTA-Music-City-Central-FAQs.asp

 

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Tennessee Disability Coalition

The Coalition is an alliance of organizations and individuals who have joined to promote the full and equal participation of men, women and children with disabilities in all aspects of life. We work together to advocate for public policy that ensures self-determination, independence, empowerment, and inclusion for people with disabilities in areas such as accessibility, education, healthcare, housing, and voting rights.

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Tennessee Disability Coalition
955 Woodland Street
Nashville, TN 37206

Nashville: (615) 383-9442Toll-free: (888) 643-7811Email: coalition@tndisability.org