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Self-Advocacy |
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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News |
Who knew Britney Spears would be the one to start a revolution?

Recently we highlighted the #FreeBritney movement and how it neglects the stories of people with disabilities. Since writing that post,

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Self-Advocacy |
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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News |
COVID-19 vaccinations approved for children ages 5-11

Recently the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 for children ages 5 to 11 years old.

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Capitol Connector |
Capitol Connector Snapshot: November 12, 2021

In this issue: Election News in Minnesota What does the passing of the infrastructure bill mean for Minnesota? Updates from

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Self-Advocacy |
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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Events |
Join us November 17 for Arts & Crafts Night!

Join us November 17 for Arts & Crafts Night! This virtual event is a great way to unwind and meet

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Public Policy |
What’s on the ballot in St. Paul this year?

Read this in plain language. Like Minneapolis, people living in St. Paul have a chance to vote on whether the

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Capitol Connector |
Capitol Connector Snapshot: October 29, 2021

Blog Post: What’s on the ballot in St. Paul this year?  By Grace Seifert, State and Federal Policy Intern Like

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Uncategorized |
National Disability Employment Awareness Month

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM). Making now the time to build a world where people intellectual and

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News |
The Arc Minnesota Announces New Board of Directors Co-Chairs

St. Paul, Minn., Oct. 25, 2021—The Arc Minnesota is honored to announce the election of Stan Alleyne and Nate Scott

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Public Policy |
What’s on the ballot in Minneapolis this year?

Read this in plain language. 2021 will be an extremely busy year for Minneapolis voters! In addition to offices like

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