Allies in Advocacy 2019 Leadership Forum


If you or someone you know is a youth or emerging leader, concerned with the rights of people with a disability, and involved in the self­-advocacy civil rights movement, Allies in Advocacy invites you to join a free all day leadership forum.


August 20, 2019

9:00 am to 4:00 pm

SeaTac Airport Conference Center

The forum is a chance to:

  • Use your voice to speak out on issues important to you.
  • Build a coalition within the DD (development disability) community and with others.
  • Network with people in the public, private, and non-profit arena.
  • Learn about public policy and legislative issues.
  • Create a progressive movement that speaks to the concerns of people with DD from all generations.

Who can attend?

The forum is for adults who have:

  • Down Syndrome
  • Dyslexia
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • ADHD
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Developmental Disability (DD)
  • Autism
  • Any other disability

Lunch will be provided.

Registration is required. Please respond to Linda West by August 5th.

Leadership Forum flyer with image of a woman at the beach in a wheelchair.Allies in Advocacy Leadership Forum Flyer (PDF)


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