The Power of Advocacy: The Arc Tennessee Public Policy Advocacy Webinar Series 2017

Have you wanted to become more active in public policy but didn’t know where to start? Are you concerned about the future of supports and services for people with disabilities and their families? Do you want to learn how your voice and your story can impact laws at the state and federal level? Then join The Arc Tennessee for its new webinar series: “The Power of Advocacy: The Arc Tennessee Public Policy Advocacy Webinar Series.” Topics will include:

  • Overview of the legislative process – state and federal
  • Navigating the Tennessee General Assembly website
  • Developing relationships with your elected officials
  • Coalition building

The Arc of New Jersey Celebrates National Disability Employment Awareness Month

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month and The Arc of New Jersey is hosting a “Watch Me Work” series to commemorate it.  Each week, they will tell the story of an individual with I/DD who is succeeding in competitive employment.  Additionally, they will host a webinar on pre-employment transition services.