Allies in Advocacy Leadership Forum

October 24, 2021
A person behind a sign that says "We are the voice"

If you or someone you know is a youth or emerging leader, concerned with the rights of people with a disability, and involved in the self­-advocacy civil rights movement, Allies in Advocacy invites you to join a free all day leadership forum at the SeaTac Airport Conference Center on Tuesday, August 20th from 9 am to 4 pm..

THE FORUM IS A CHANCE TO:

  • Use your voice to speak out on issues important to you.
  • Build a coalition within the DD (development disability) community and with others.
  • Network with people in the public, private, and non-profit arena.
  • Learn about public policy and legislative issues.
  • Create a progressive movement that speaks to the concerns of people with DD from all generations.

WHO CAN ATTEND?

The forum is for adults who have:

  • Down Syndrome
  • Dyslexia
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • ADHD
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Developmental Disability (DD)
  • Autism
  • Any other disability

Lunch will be provided.

Registration is required. Please respond to Linda West by August 5th.