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“Self-Advocacy, Rights and YOU!” in Dixon


Thursday, October 12, 2023    
10:00 am - 2:00 pm


Dixon Elks Lodge
1279 Franklin Grove Road, Dixon, IL, 61021

Event Type

A free in-person training focusing on advocacy for self-advocates, family members and professionals

Join the Illinois Self-Advocacy Alliance (The Alliance) and The Arc of Illinois for “Self-Advocacy, Rights, and YOU!” on Oct. 12 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Self-advocates, family members and professionals can spend the day learning about advocacy.

Participants will gain hands-on experience and a better understanding of:

  • Advocacy
  • Your rights
  • Knowing what’s important in your life

See the “Self-Advocacy, Rights, and You!” flyer for more details and upcoming training events.

The training is free. Lunch is included.

Register for the training in Dixon. You must register two weeks in advance. Space is limited.

“Self-Advocacy, Rights, and YOU!” trainings will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on:

  • Oct. 18 at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church Parish Hall in Dwight
  • Oct. 26 at Kankakee Community College in Kankakee