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Marriage Penalty: What is it?

This is a PowerPoint used by Green Mountain Self-Advocates and Speaking Up for Us from Maine to describe how individuals who receive SSI, lose 25% of their benefits when they get married.  Maine self-advocates provided information about a bill introduced in the US Congress in 2021 that is geared to eliminate the marriage penalty.

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Sex Talk for Self-Advocates Webinar #7: Marriage

Sex Talk for Self-Advocates Webinar #7: Marriage was recorded on August 12, 2020. Our expert hosts of sexuality educators and self-advocates invited a panel to discuss questions and topics related to marriage for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. This webinar is part of an on-going series that addresses self-advocate questions about relationships and sexuality.…

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Sex Ed for People with Disabilities: Pregnancy

Sex Ed for People with Disabilities: Pregnancy This video were created by the National Council on Independent Living (NCIL) and Rooted in Rights, with support from the WITH Foundation. This video is one of ten videos made to help people with intellectual and developmental disabilities learn about sex. There is also a booklet that goes…

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Sex Ed for People with Disabilities: Consent

Sex Ed for People with Disabilities: Consent This video were created by the National Council on Independent Living (NCIL) and Rooted in Rights, with support from the WITH Foundation. This video is one of ten videos made to help people with intellectual and developmental disabilities learn about sex. There is also a booklet that goes…

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Sex Ed for People with Disabilities: Healthy Relationships

Sex Ed for People with Disabilities: Healthy Relationships This video were created by the National Council on Independent Living (NCIL) and Rooted in Rights, with support from the WITH Foundation. This video is one of ten videos made to help people with intellectual and developmental disabilities learn about sex. There is also a booklet that…

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