For more than 65 years, ACHIEVA’s disability advocates have been working with families and self advocates to ensure that:

  • Families have access to information, support and advocacy
  • People with disabilities have access to quality educational and community services
  • Policymakers and legislators are informed about disability issues
  • Ideas of self-determination, inclusion and person centered planning are the foundation of individuals supports

ACHIEVA has advocacy offices in Allegheny, Beaver and Westmoreland counties.  You can contact the Advocacy Department via email at

Allegheny County                              Melissa with her son and Regina in Harrisburg discussing "Don't cut our lifeline."
412.995.5000 x486

Beaver County

Westmoreland County
412.995.5000 x486