SELF ADVOCATES BECOMING EMPOWERED – RUTLAND
Self Advocates Abilities Awareness Training at Castleton University for National Developmental Disability Awareness Month in March.
… with time and care, we can learn to understand each other.
…. with time and patience, we can get the job done.
…. We are all equal
Self-Advocacy means speaking or acting for yourself. It means deciding what is best for you and taking charge to get it. It means standing up for your rights as a person.
The Goal: Clearly and Simply describe what you want to do
The Steps: Begin Planning and Working.
- Describe the steps you need to take to reach your goal.
- Who needs to Help You
- Dates steps are to be accomplished
- What did you learn from each step you tried or accomplished?
Come to a Self Advocacy Meeting and set some goals with a group!