Policy, Advocacy and You: Why Personal Stories Matter

Featured Speakers:

Erika Hagensen, M.S.W.
Disability Policy and Advocacy Consultant

Amber Smock
Director of Advocacy and External Affairs at Access Living

In recognition of Jewish Disability Awareness and Inclusion Month, please join us for this sixth annual event which will highlight the importance of finding and sharing personal stories to promote change in disability and aging policy. This program will create a safe space in which to explore these stories and how to harness their power.

8:30–9 a.m. | Registration and light breakfast • 9 a.m.–Noon | Program

$40 for Professionals—3 CEUs (LSW, LCSW, LPC, LCPC, QIDP)
Free for adults with disabilities, older adults, family members, personal attendants and students.

Register online by February 19, 2018 at https://jcfs.formstack.com/forms/policyadvocacyandyou

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Beth Hillel Congregation B’nai Emunah
3220 Big Tree Lane
Wilmette, IL 60091
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