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Self-Advocate Blog: Meet Poppy!

Meet Poppy! Poppy Sundquist is an active advocate, a member of the Self-Advocate Advisory Committee, a recurring guest as an

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Self-Advocate Blog: Nate’s 2021 Travels

Hello, my name is Nate Clark  I live in Mankato, Minnesota. I work at Hy-Vee and on the board of The Arc

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Happy Hour Host: Karli

Hi, I am Karli! I love being involved in self-advocacy and love activities and meeting new friends! I decided I

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Self-Advocate Blog: Meet Amy Jo!

Amy Jo is a self-advocate from Mankato, Minnesota. Amy Jo has been involved with The Arc Minnesota for 21 years.

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Advocate blog: Meet Karen!

Meet Karen!  Karen is an ally from Faribault, Minnesota. Karen has been involved with The Arc Minnesota for 21 years now.  Since 2000, she

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Self-Advocate Blog: Meet Karli!

Meet Karli! Karli is a self-advocate from Winona, Minnesota. Karli has been involved with The Arc Minnesota for 12 years

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Self-Advocate Blog: Meet Tricia!

Meet Tricia! Tricia is a self-advocate from Spring Lake Park, Minnesota. Tricia has been involved with The Arc Minnesota for

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Self-Advocate Blog: Meet Terri!

Meet Terri! Terri is a self-advocate from Winona, Minnesota. She’s been involved in self-advocacy groups for five years. She is

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Self-Advocate Blog: Meet Debbie!

Debbie is a self-advocate from Bloomington, Minnesota. She has been a self-advocate for several years and is part of a

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Active Challenge: 7 Workout Videos and Apps for You

Being active can be anything you think “getting active” means. Self-advocates part of The Arc Minnesota’s Connect Group created a

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Self-Advocate Blog: Meet Katie!

Katie is a self-advocate from Roseville, Minnesota. She has been a self-advocate since 2006 and working as an Advocate Associate

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Self-Advocate Blog: The Cookie Monster Blues

Self-advocates write blog posts and stories about their lives during the COVID-19 pandemic. These blog posts connect self-advocates to each

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