Seeking Stories: Why Disability Advocacy is Important

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Disability Concerns is looking for personal stories to use for our 2019 bulletin inserts to help show people how disability advocacy is essential in our communities.

Are you a disability advocate who has made a positive impact for the community, for an individual and whose faith has been impacted?  Are you a person with a disability who has found belonging in community with the support of an advocate? We want to hear your story! Email [email protected] by January 1, 2019.

Some starters that you might identify with / be willing to share:

  • Our advocate made sure our son could fully participate in Sunday School...
  • Through my role, I got to know __________ and they have impacted my faith because __________
  • I knew I belonged in this community when...
  • Many others!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Send a note to Miriam at [email protected] by January 1, 2019.  She will be in touch if and when/where you're story will be shared!

Many thanks!

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Sorry Miriam, My church doesn’t  have advocates for the disabled like me! Wish I could help!