DSA Legislative Advocacy Team POSTPONED

Wednesday, October 16, 2019
6:30 pm8:30 pm
UNO Community Engagement Center
DSA Legislative Advocacy Team POSTPONED

Wanted! Adult Self-Advocates with Down syndrome to be a part of DSA's Legislative Advocacy Team. 18 and older.

Facilitated by Dennis Gehringer

Wednesday, October 16th, October 23rd, October 30th

6:30 - 8:30PM

DSA LAT Self Advocates will be asked to attend a three part training on Oct. 16th, 23rd & 30th 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.

DSA 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.