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Self Advocacy Resource and Technical Assistance Center (SARTAC) THURSDAY Meetings for Self-Advocates

October 13, 2023 | by sau1admin

SARTAC Self Advocacy Support and Technical Assistance Center logo to the left of text that reads SARTAC Self Advocacy and Beyond.
Click Here to APPLY FOR A SARTAC FELLOWSHIP
A SARTAC Fellowship is a one year self advocacy project. Fellows work on their projects about 6 hours each week. SARTAC pays Fellows $5,000 to complete their projects. Six Fellows will be chosen this year

October 12

Supported Decision Making

Arizona self-advocates made 10 new videos explaining supported decision-making. They will share how they are training self-advocates.

2 pictures of the same Black woman on the left she is thinking and on the right she is speaking

Thursdays at 1:00 pm ET, Noon CT, 11:00 am MT

10:00 am PT, 9:00 am AT, 8:00 am HST

Always the same link https://zoom.us/j/324815633

Or call 1-929-436-2866 and the Meeting ID: 324 815 633

Or go to zoom.us click on join a meeting & put in 324 815 633

screen of 16 people on video during a zoom meeting

October 19

Tell Us What You

Want to Talk About

Hundreds of self-advocates from about 40 states have been on our Thursday Zoom meetings. It's time to make a new list of what we should talk about in future meetings.

October 26

I/DD Counts

We know that people with IDD have more health problems than people without disabilities. Staff from the federal government will tell us how they are working hard to keep track of all the health issues we are facing.

woman patient with down syndrome with Black woman doctor holding a stethoscope to her chest

Click Here for handouts shared during Zoom Meetings

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Power Talk with ODP

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Apr

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Date Thurs. Apr. 25 2024, 3 to 5pm (Eastern Time)
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When? Thurs. April 25, 20243 to 5pm Where?Washington Park Main Pavilion 139 S. Main St. Washington, PA 15301 Who?This event is open to the public.
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Date Thurs. April 25, 2024, 5:30 to 7:30pm (Eastern Time)
Location So Much To Give Cafe 3401 W Skippack Pike Cedars PA 19423

When? Thurs. April 25, 20245:30 to 7:30pm Where?So Much to Give Cafe 3401 W. Skippack Pike Cedars, PA 19423 Who?This event is open to the public.
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Getting Your Own Place: Myths and Facts

Date Wed. April 17 2024, 7 to 8:30pm (Eastern Time)
Location Zoom (Link and phone info in description)

Wed. Apr. 17 7 to 8:30pm Join us to learn about Housing from SAU1 Power coaches! The Power Coaches will share some common myths about housing for people with disabilities, and then hel…

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Apr

18

Getting Your Own Place: Myths and Facts

Date Thurs. Apr. 18 2024, 10:30am to 12pm (Eastern Time)
Location Zoom (Link and phone info in description)

Thurs. Apr. 18 10:30am to 12pm Join us to learn about Housing from SAU1 Power coaches! The Power Coaches will share some common myths about housing for people with disabilities, and th…

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All About Rights!

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