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A Self-Advocate’s Guide to the Americans with Disabilities Act

The Autistic Self Advocacy Network created an easy to read toolkit explaining the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). It is a federal law passed in 1990 that protects the rights of people with disabilities. SARTAC is excited to share this one-of-a-kind resource.  This toolkit includes: To Start (Introduction) Part 1: What is the ADA and…

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Supporting Virtual Meeting Accessibility

As we work together to stop the spread of COVID-19, more and more of our meetings are online. It is important to keep in mind that not all of us have access to technology. People with disabilities are being creative. This resource shares new ways of working and socializing.

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Words To Know About the Coronavirus in Plain Language

Coronavirus Plain Language Glossary – Words To Know These are words you may be hearing or seeing due to the Coronavirus outbreak. These definitions were written by a team of self-advocates and their aspiring allies. This glossary goes with Plain Language Tips For Working With Support Staff During COVID-19. https://selfadvocacyinfo.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Plain-Language-Tips-For-Working-With-Support-Staff-During-COVID-19-March-30-2020.pdf

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Let’s Get Connected: The National Self Advocacy Resource and Technical Assistance Center

Want to know more about the Self Advocacy Resource and Technical Assistance Center (SARTAC)? Max Barrows will describe how you can connect with his technical assistance team to strengthen self advocacy in your state. Learn how to access hundreds of resources created by, and for self-advocates. Explore ways to host a self-advocate fellow who will complete a…

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Plain Language

Learn how to write using Plain Language. It saves time and makes it easier for all people to understand what you have to say. Use these resources to learn: to write sentences in a way that most people can understand how to put words and pictures on a page that is easy to read what to…

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