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Oklahoma Self-Advocacy Network Training by OK People First

  • Oklahoma Department of Rehabilitation Services 3535 Northwest 58th Street, Ste 500 Oklahoma City, OK, 73112 United States (map)

Self-Advocate Leadership Training I is an introductory training in leadership and self-advocacy designed for people with disabilities. Free including lunch for those who pre-register. Feb. 13 is Mardi Gras, so that’s our theme. Participants will develop skills to assist in becoming leaders and effective self-advocates. Topics include: importance of the civil rights movement; Americans with Disabilities Act, voting rights for people with disabilities and advocacy in a variety of situations. Trainers: Kelly Zaikis; Nancy Ward; Linda Gonzales; and Dee Banta.

Seating is limited.

Info about training registration: Cathy Martin, 405-951-3478, cmartin@okdrs.

Info about SALT training: Jeryldine Schutte-Pogue, 405-701-2077, okpeoplefirst@coxinet.