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Disability Network Southwest Michigan

Self Advocacy Skills Workshop

Speak Up! Basic Skills of Self Advocacy

Disability Network Southwest Michigan is hosting a workshop to teach self-advocacy skills for people with disabilities. Join us for this FUN and FREE workshop for people with disabilities to learn about self-advocacy. Through interactive activities you will learn:
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  • What advocacy is
  • What your rights are and the laws that protect your rights
  • How to make an action plan for advocacy
  • Disability history and the fight for disability rights

This workshop is being offered in two locations. Choose the location that works best for you and RSVP to let us know you’re coming.

St. Joseph: Tuesday, April 12, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon
2900 Lakeview Avenue, St. Joseph, MI
RSVP to Joanne at  johnsonj@dnswm.org or (269) 982-7761

Kalamazoo: Friday, April 15, 1:00 – 4:30 p.m.
517 E. Crosstown Parkway, Kalamazoo, MI
RSVP to Miranda at grunwellm@dnswm.org or (269) 345-1516 x120

Please let us know when registering if you need an accommodation.

This is a fragrance-free environment. Please do not wear perfume, cologne or other scented products to these events.

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