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Advocacy Day for Access & Independence May 8th, 2014 | 9:00AM-12:30PM | SC State House
It's not too late to register for this exciting event! Register now and receive a FREE Advocacy Day for Access & Independence t-shirt!When: Thursday, May 8th, 2014 9:00AM – 12:30PM Where: South Carolina State House Who: People with disabilities and allies/advocates What: Advocacy Day for Access and Independence is the first independence oriented advocacy day for people with disabilities in South Carolina.
It is a day to...
To show disability pride as we use our voices to unlock the barriers to independence.
To unite people with all types of disabilities and raise awareness of the barriers that are common in our State.
To promote disability rights.
How: Rally with great speakers from across the state, including Governor Nikki Haley and Councilman Brian DeQuincey Newman. Click here to view the full agenda, view the proclamation and register.
This event was planned in collaboration with the following entities:
Able South Carolina
Association of Programs for Rural Independent Living
Brain Injury Association of South Carolina
Columbia Mayor’s Committee On Employment of People with Disabilities
disAbility Resource Center
Family Connection of SC
SC Interagency Office of Disability and Health
National Federation of the Blind of SC
Palmetto Animal Assisted Life Services
Protection & Advocacy for People with Disabilities