Self-advocates are people with disabilities who speak up for themselves. Self-advocates can speak up to make big changes that affect many people. Other times, self-advocates speak up to make changes in their own lives.
Self-advocates need education and training to take control of their lives. Self-advocates learn about leadership, advocacy, and other topics that they choose.
This website is about self-advocacy trainings in Massachusetts. Self-advocates can use this information to help them be the best they can be. Please share it with your friends.
You can find trainings in:
- health and safety
- life skills
- basic self-advocacy
Fact Sheet last updated on: 6/3/2021