The National Center for Family/Professional Partnerships (NCFPP) in collaboration with the Autistic Self-Advocacy Network, Kids As Self-Advocates, and Youth MOVE is pleased to offer a 3-part Youth Leadership Development webinar series for youth and young adults only. Please see below for dates, times, and links to webinar registrations.
Participating in Advisory Groups: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/17YAdvisory
March 21, 2017, 7:30-8:30pm ET
Savannah Logsdon-Breakstone from the Autistic Self-Advocacy shares what youth self-advocates need to know in order to serve on boards and other groups; specifically what youth can expect and how to fully participate in meetings. Savannah will share tips and strategies to help youth leaders get involved and get the most out of these experiences.
Telling Your Story for a Public Purpose: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/8LVD875
April 11, 2017, 7:30-8:30pm ET
Reid Caplan from the Autistic Self-Advocacy Network will use his extensive experience as an advocate to share opportunities for using personal stories for advocacy purposes. His presentation will include an explanation of a public comment period and how to make sure that the people in government hear your concerns? Learn more about new ways to be heard!
Working with Adult Allies: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/8LYH3BJ
May 16, 2017, 7:30-8:30pm ET
Savannah Logsdon-Breakstone from the Autistic Self-Advocacy Network explores how youth self-advocates and adult allies can collaborate effectively: What works best? What are the pitfalls to avoid? What makes a good ally? What can you do if things go wrong? Learn all this and more, from an advocate who has been on both sides of the table.
For more information, please contact contact Ashlee Richey at firstname.lastname@example.org.