Learn about my rights (Self-Advocacy).
“Self-Advocacy” is when you learn to tell people about your rights and what you want for your life as a person with a disability. You can stick up for yourself and other people with disabilities so that you can accomplish your own goals and live your dream.
EEOC—The ADA: Your Employment Rights as an Individual With a Disability [link] "The Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA) ...Read More
US EEOC: Americans with Disabilities Act Questions and Answers [link] "The Americans with Disabilities Act gives civil rights protections to ...Read More
US Department of Labor—Employers and the ADA: Myths and Facts [link] "Being inclusive of people with disabilities — in recruitment, ...Read More
Kids as Self-Advocates (KASA) [link] Teaches kids how to be leaders and talk to others about their rights.: Phone: (207) ...Read More
Youth in Action: Becoming a Stronger Self-Advocate [link] Offers a step-by-step guide for telling people about your rights. Phone: 877-871-0744 ...Read More
Learn About Self-Advocacy: Speaking Up [link] Shares a video about how to stick up for your rights. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org ...Read More