Self-Advocacy Leadership Series [SALS] … Description
July 6 - August 31
SELF-ADVOCACY LEADERSHIP SERIES
Massachusetts Developmental Disabilities Council
The SALS will be held at
At Berkshire Community College
July 6 – August 31, 2017
What is the Self-Advocacy Leadership Series?
The SALS is a eight-week leadership series to provide education, training, support and mentoring to individuals with developmental and or intellectual disabilities to:
Practice self-advocacy and leadership skills
Expand your social circles.
Be part of a team.
Class topics include:
Learning about self, Communication, Feelings and Values, Team Building, Taking political action, Leadership, How to give a speech and GRADUATION.
How an applicant is chosen:
Must be a person with a disability
Must be willing to attend and participate in all classes.
12 Applicants are selected based on their wiliness to learn and participate to the best of their ability.