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Carolyn Morgan

September 9, 2020 | by sau1admin

A smiling person with curly brown hair, wearing glasses, a patterned shirt, and black suit jacket, using a wheelchair.

Board Advisor

Hi, my name is Carolyn Morgan. I live in Philadelphia county and I am an advisor to SAU1’s Board of directors. I was a founder of SAU1 and I served as vice president for 9 and have continued as advisor since.

It is important to me to be a self advocate because I want to help others understand.

I became part of SAU1 because I wanted to be part of a program to help myself and other people.

My favorite thing about SAU1 is helping myself and others learn about their rights. As part of SAU1 I hope I can eventually open my own program.

In my life outside of SAU1 I enjoy shopping, watching TV and playing games on my tablet.

I attended school but did not graduate.

I am the only person with a disability to receive an award from the United States Department of Justice (as far as I know). I received the award because I used my experience as a survivor of a crime as way to teach others with disabilities how not to be a victim of crime.

Click here to find out more about the award.

My vision for everyday life is to see people make their own decisions whether they are institutionalized or not.

I don’t have or want any pets.

My favorite food is chicken.

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Power Talk with ODP!

Date Fri. Oct. 21 2022, 11:30AM to 12:30PM (Eastern Time)
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Fri. Oct. 21
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Let's Talk about Your Vision for YOUR Everyday Life!

Date Fri. Oct. 7 2022, 11AM to 1PM (Eastern Time)
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Fri. Oct. 7
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24

Let's Talk about Your Vision for YOUR Everyday Life!

Date Mon. Oct. 24 2022, 10AM to 12PM (Eastern Time)
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Mon. Oct. 24
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Let's Speak Up!

Date Mon. Oct. 3 2022, 11AM to 3PM (Eastern Time)
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Mon. Oct. 3
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Oct

14

All About Rights!

Date Fri. Oct. 14 2022, 11AM to 1PM (Eastern Time)
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Fri. Oct. 14
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Oct

12

All About Relationships!

Date Wed. Oct. 12 2022, 12 to 2PM
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Wed. Oct. 12
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All About Relationships! The different kinds
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17

All About Jobs!

Date Mon. Oct. 17 2022, 10AM to 12PM (Eastern Time)
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Mon. Oct. 17
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