rights as youth“Self-Advocacy” is when you learn to tell people about your rights and what you want for your life as a person with a disability. You can stick up for yourself and other people with disabilities so that you can accomplish your own goals and live your dream.

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The Arc: Decision-Making Supports

The Arc: Decision-Making Supports [link] Learn more about supporting people with intellectual disabilities to make decisions about their own lives ...
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The Arc: Guardianship Myths

The Arc: Guardianship Myths [link] Learn more from The Arc about myths surrounding guardianship. Even though every state has differences, ...
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EEOC—The ADA: Your Employment Rights as an Individual With a Disability

EEOC—The ADA: Your Employment Rights as an Individual With a Disability [link] "The Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA) ...
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EEOC: Americans with Disabilities Act Questions and Answers

US EEOC: Americans with Disabilities Act Questions and Answers [link] "The Americans with Disabilities Act gives civil rights protections to ...
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US Department of Labor—Employers and the ADA: Myths and Facts

US Department of Labor—Employers and the ADA: Myths and Facts [link] "Being inclusive of people with disabilities — in recruitment, ...
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Kids as Self-Advocates (KASA)

Kids as Self-Advocates (KASA)

Kids as Self-Advocates (KASA) [link] Teaches kids how to be leaders and talk to others about their rights.: Phone: (207) ...
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Youth in Action: Becoming a Stronger Self-Advocate

Youth in Action: Becoming a Stronger Self-Advocate

Youth in Action: Becoming a Stronger Self-Advocate [link] Offers a step-by-step guide for telling people about your rights. Phone: 877-871-0744 ...
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Learn About Self-Advocacy: Speaking Up

Learn About Self-Advocacy: Speaking Up [link] Shares a video about how to stick up for your rights. Email: rtcweb@umn.edu ...
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