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Information is Power!

On this page, you'll find some of the different resource materials we've created to help inform and empower people who have a developmental disability to speak-up for themselves and others. We believe that information is power and we're happy to share our power, however we ask that you please credit Advocates in Action RI when using our materials. We'd also love to hear from you about the different ways you're able to use them, as well as suggestion, or corrections you may have.

This is also just a small sample of the resource materials we've created over the years. Contact us if you're looking for resources on a specific topic.

In addition, if you're looking for materials that we presented at one of the information sessions, focus group conversations, meetings, or other events that you attended, CLICK HERE to send us an email. Let us know what you need, so we can help you find it!


person in center or circles with red map marker icon aove that says: "you are here"

PERSON CENTERED THINKING


Think First - Names Hurt! CLICK HERE to download our PowerPoint Show "About that R-Word"


CLICK HERE to download our PowerPoint Show from RI's 2016 Statewide Meeting: "MythBusters"

(note: this is a LARGE FILE which contains the video skits created by the Leadership Series Class of 2016. It may take longer to download, but it's worth the wait!


RESOURCE MATERIALS BY TOPIC


 

Self-Advocacy

SELF-ADVOCACY


Personal Introduction Skills
PERSONAL INTRODUCTION SKILLS


Disability Awareness

DISABILITY AWARENESS


Making Decisions

DECISION MAKING


Ways to Advocate

WAYS TO ADVOCATE


Government and Voting

GOVERNMENT and VOTING


Public Speaking

PUBLIC SPEAKING


All About Meetings

ALL ABOUT MEETINGS



plans and more plans

PLANS AND MORE PLANS


Rights and Responsibilities

RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES


leadership


THE EAGLE OR THE GOOSE?



Laugh and remember it more!
Don't forget the
FUN STUFF!