Upcoming Events

  1. SAU1 #SAU1Celebrate10 Luncheon Event
    September 26 @ 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM

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Who’s in Control? Keynote speech given by Roland Johnson. He was the president of Speaking for ourselves. This speech was given at the third international People First Conference June 14, 1993.Roland Johnson 1945-1994 Founding member and leader of Speaking for Ourselves, Pennsylvania   *This video is being distributed freely to help disseminate information, and educate people about Self-Advocacy. SAU1 does not own this video, and all credit is given to the original author. Because this information is being distributed freely &hellip read more

Dear Supporter, Ok, I’m going to get wonky on you. But I know that as a disability rights advocate you understand that the lives of people with disabilities can sometimes be dramatically impacted by even the smallest actions taken in any government agency. And that is exactly what is about to happen. President Trump’s billionaire Secretary of Education, Betsy DeVos, wants to decimate the regulations that ensure students with disabilities have access to the same opportunities to get an education &hellip read more

An attack on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) is an attack on disability rights – and that’s exactly what’s happening in Congress right now. Last week, the House Judiciary Committee voted in favor of H.R. 620, the ADA Education and Reform Act of 2017. Don’t let the name fool you; this bill puts new restrictions on the ADA and the rights of people with disabilities. We need to push back now: contact your Representatives and let them know that &hellip read more

Self Advocates United as 1 has been supporting self advocacy of people with disabilities for positive impact in our communities and in people’s lives since 2007. Time for our 10 Year Celebration Luncheon! SAVE the DATE! Tuesday September 26, 2017 1:30 – 4 pm National Civil War Museum Harrisburg, PA You’re Invited to come celebrate with SAU1 and Self Advocates! RSVP to save your Seats at the Celebration We are now accepting RSVPs for the celebration! How do I RSVP &hellip read more

Posted via Disability Rights Pennsylvania(DRP) Work Incentive Planning and Assistance (WIPA) Program Advisory Meeting If you receive SSI/SSDI or support individuals who receive SSI/SSDI in employment, then we want to hear from you. Come and learn about WIPA services and what other community employment resources are available.  Let’s talk about how we can work together to help people receiving Social Security benefits reach their employment goals. Come out and join us in helping people with disabilities fulfill their work goals.  &hellip read more