MN State Self-Advocacy Conference

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Check out the 2017 MN State Self-Advocacy Conference website for details on registration, entertainment, workshops and all things Self-Advocacy Conference!

 

www.conference.selfadvocacy.org

 

Every other year ACT and the Conference Planning Committee organizations put on a two-day state self-advocacy conference. We’ve been doing it since 2000. It’s a lot of fun. Typically 400-500 self-advocates and allies attend to make friends, learn about self-advocacy issues, and become connected to the larger self-advocacy movement.

What makes this conference unique is its “nothing about us without us” approach. Two-thirds of the sessions will be led or co-led by self-advocates. What’s more, ACT convenes a planning committee of self-advocates and allies from several organizations. This committee helps make all decisions about the conference.

The next conference is spring 2017. We need your help to make it great!

Get Involved:

Contact ACT if you would like to get involved in any way – 651-641-0297, pmitchell@selfadvocacy.org