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ACT’s Picnic

Join Us for ACT’s Picnic – Hosted by ACT’s Board

Sunday, July 29 
Newell Park
900 Fairview Ave N, St Paul, MN 55104


Enjoy Free Food, Games, Prizes, Music, Singing, and Fun. It’s a chance to catch up with old friends or make new ones.  ACT’s picnic brings together people from across our different programs and is a great way to learn about what ACT does if your unfamiliar. EVERYONE IS WELCOME. We hope you invite family, friends and others who may be interested to join us.

Download the Flyer HERE

Join the State Self-Advocacy Conference Planning Committee

Call ACT to learn more about the conference planning process and how you can help out!

Be a Sponsor Organization to:

  • Get FREE ATTENDANCE and meaningful volunteer experience for 2 representatives
  • Get Free Exhibit space for your organization throughout the conference
  • Be Listed on all promotional materials
  • Engage your organization in the planning process, choosing the theme, logo, color scheme, workshop ideas, entertainment and more!
  • Make friends with other self-advocacy leaders on the committee
  • Enjoy food during every meeting

Attend an Information Session to learn if joining the planning committee is right for your organization: 

5:00pm on Tuesday, July 10th 
Griggs Midway Building
1821 University Ave W
STE 330 – S
Saint Paul, MN


Download the Planning Committee Flyer Here


Disability Power Day: July

  • What is Disability Power Day?PRIDE
  • Dates: 2nd Thursday and Friday of the month, 6/7 or 6/8,  7/12 or 7/13, 8/9 or 8/10 (THURSDAY AND FRIDAYS ARE THE SAME, ONLY SIGN UP FOR ONE). Attendance will be capped at 40 each day so sign up early. 
  • Where: St. George Greek Othrodox Church, 1111 Summit Ave Saint Paul, MN 55105
  • Cost: No Charge. Donations welcome.
  • Call or email with questions, 651-641-0297

Sign Up For Thursday Here

Sign Up For Friday Here

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Join Self-Advocates Minnesota (SAM)

Read the SAM Blog to catch up on what’s happening around the state

Reach out to your local SAM organizer for more information about group meetings and opportunities for you to get involved in self-advocacy projects.

Download the SAM brochure

Contact ACT if you’re Interested
Phone: 651-641-0297

Attend ACT Board Meetings

  • For Self-Advocates who are already on ACT’s board, already ACT members, or are just interested in learning more about ACT and getting know the board
  • Meetings include official ACT business which is voted on by the board, as well as self-advocacy games and lessons
  • Meetings take place the 3rd Tuesday of every month from 5:00pm-7:00pm at the ACT office 
Contact ACT if you’re Interested
Phone: 651-641-0297