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The Arc |
The Arc Minnesota transitions Pooled Trust service to Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota

Read this on Lutheran Social Service’s (LLS) website. Find LSS contact information and more by clicking here. Effective January 1,

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Letters from the CEO |
Hope Amidst Crisis: Building Abundant Communities

The dilemma The Direct Support Workforce Shortage has been a long time coming. It has been predicted for decades but

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Self-Advocacy |
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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Events |
Show us your talent—talent show!

Come and show us your talents, skills, or hobbies that you like to do. It will take place on February

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Capitol Connector |
Capitol Connector Snapshot: December 3, 2021

In this issue: How the Build Back Better Act would impact Minnesotans with disabilities Updates from Washington, D.C. Mark Your

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Self-Advocacy |
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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Public Policy |
What is included in the Build Back Better Act?

After months of negotiations, the House passed a $1.75 trillion social policy and climate change bill called the Build Back

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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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