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Being a Self-Advocate Superhero with Karli

Are you ready to learn about how to become a Self-Advocacy Superhero? With our new “Be A Self-Advocate Superhero” course,

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The Arc Minnesota Plain Language Disability Justice Principles

The disability justice collective, Sins Invalid, made principles that guide their work. Staff and self-advocate leaders with The Arc Minnesota

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Celebrating Disability Awareness Month and Women’s History Month Beyond March

March was Disability Awareness Month and Women’s History Month. Although March has come and gone, it was during that month

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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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