DSA Legislative Advocacy Team -Adult Self Advocate Training

Monday, October 15, 2018
6:30 pm8:30 pm
UNO Community Engagement Center Room 231
DSA Legislative Advocacy Team -Adult Self Advocate Training

Wanted! Adult Self-Advocates with Down syndrome to be a part of DSA's Legislative Advocacy Team.

Facilitated by Dennis Gehringer

Monday, October 1st, October 15th, October 29th

6:30 - 8:30PM

DSA LAT Self Advocates will be asked to attend a three part training on Oct. 1st, 15th & 29th from 6:30-8:30pm and participate in future meetings as well as connect with State Legislators and Congressional Representatives.

Self-Advocates will learn about the legislative process, how to share their story with legislators, appropriate demeanor and presentation and effective communication.

DAT LAT Self Advocates will practice and prepare to testify at legislative hearings, speak with legislators and decision makers and communicate clearly through a variety of communication their message methods.