Author Archives: Amy Letson

Be the Boss!

Are you a person with a disability who would like to take charge of your everyday life? Do you have questions about managing and directing your own services?

Please join us for a Zoom webinar on May 1, 2019 at 10 AM Eastern Time.

Register for Be the Boss: An Overview of Self-Directed Services

This event is provided by the Institute on Disabilities at Temple University and the Pennsylvania Health Law Project, and funded by a grant from the Pennsylvania Developmental Disabilities Council.

Spring 2019 Mini Course/Lecture Series on Disabilities

Monday April 15, 2019
Tuesday April 16, 2019

Two workshops presented by David Pitonyak, Director of Imagine.

April 15: The Importance of Belonging
9:30 AM – 4 PM (Check in begins 8:30 AM. Lunch on your own.)

April 16: One Day the World Will Be A Perfect Place: Toolbox for Change
9:30 AM – 4 PM (Check in begins 8:30 AM. Lunch on your own.)

Register for the Spring 2019 Miniseries

Mini Course Lecture December in Two Locations

Out of the Shadows: The Disability Civil Rights Movement from No Pity to Me Too

Presented by Joseph Shapiro, National Public Radio News Investigations Correspondent, creator of NPR’s Abused and Betrayed series and author of No Pity: People with Disabilities Forging a New Civil Rights Movement.Joseph Shapiro

Dates/Locations:
Tuesday December 4, Pittsburgh
Wednesday December 5, Philadelphia

Event is free, but registration is required.
Register for Pittsburgh Lecture – December 4
Register for Philadelphia Lecture – December 5

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