Self-Advocates "A New Direction"

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Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
Friday, January 31, 2020 at 11:00 AM until noon
Location and Delivery Method
Delivery Method
Online / Web Delivered
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Host And Instructor

Governor’s Council on Disabilities & Special Education
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Training Overview Description

The Governor’s Council on Disabilities & Special Education will be presenting these webinars as part of the Council's ACL grant focusing on self-advocacy. Learn about new tools available to create a future chosen by you!

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Event-specific Details

The third webinar is hosted by a long time expert in the disability employment, care and advocacy for people with disabilities. She is a parent who has a daughter born with a severely challenging cognitive disability that requires extensive supports. She has been a pillar in the community and has both worked and sat on boards which advocate for changes and improvements to our disability system. She will be presenting 2020 Key Campaign Legislative priorities to those who are planning on discussing the priorities with legislators. She will have a self-advocate partnering with her to explain the best ways to present priorities to legislators and for self-advocates, stakeholders and family members to tell their stories.

Developmental Disabilities
Statewide Employment Services Training
All Education K-12 & Postsecondary faculty, staff, and students
All Direct Support Services/Care Givers
All Developmental Disabilities
All Behavioral Health / Social

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