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Work|Life™ Self-Advocacy Conference: My Community & My Rights

July 13

Lifeworks Self-Advocacy Conference

About:

Hosted by Lifeworks’ Disability Inclusion Consultants, this virtual conference provides an opportunity to connect with fellow self-advocates and share local resources while building your understanding of rights and best practices for accessing your community.

Topics include:

  • How to identify what matters to you
  • How to access community resources
  • How to participate in advocacy efforts
  • How to build networks and coalitions

This conference includes speakers from the University of Minnesota: Institute on Community Integration (ICI), Advocating Change Together (ACT), The Arc Minnesota, Minnesota Disability Law Center, and Minnesota Disability Justice Network.

When:

Monday, July 13, 2020 | 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Can’t make the entire day? You may come to one or all of the sessions! Each one includes a presentation and a breakout discussion led by a peer mentor.

Where:

Online!  Participants will need an internet connection to access the conference.

Cost:

Free for participants.*

Reserve Your Spot:

To RSVP, visit: https://bit.ly/2ZuAMie

After you RSVP, a link to access the conference will be sent via email.

Materials:

Conference Recordings:

Conference Transcripts:

Questions?

Read through our list of frequently asked questions or contact Lifeworks’ Disability Inclusion Consultants: worklifemn@lifeworks.org | 612-695-2289

*This conference is made possible by the support of co-sponsorships funds from the Minnesota Governor’s Council on Developmental Disabilities.

Details

Date:
July 13