KASA (Kids As Self Advocates) is a national, grassroots project created by young people with disabilities for young people with disabilities. CT KASA is open to anyone with a disability ages 13 to 26.
What CT KASA Can Do for YOU
CT KASA participants learn how to advocate for themselves and take control over their own lives. CT KASA helps this happen by teaching young people about their rights and how to change the systems that affect their lives.
CT KASA Activities Will Include:
- Monthly meetings (available via face to face, webinar or conference call)
- Working on a personal development plan
- Representing the voice of young people with disabilities at public events
- Group youth leadership projects
There will be an informational conference call about CT KASA for young people and their parents : March 18, 2015 from 7:00-8:00pm Conf Call in: 712-432-0375 Access Code: 667-781 #.
Please RSVP by March 16 to firstname.lastname@example.org mention any accommodation needs for your youth.
Kick off meeting for youth only on Saturday April 25, 2015 from 10:00am-2:00pm at the UCEDD AJ Pappanikou Center in Farmington, CT. Lunch provided. Please RSVP April 17 to email@example.com, mention any accommodation needs for your youth.
For more information contact:
PATH Parent to Parent/Family Voices of Connecticut
800-399-PATH (CT only)
P.O. Box 117
Northford, Connecticut 06472