Free Webinar: Empowering People with Disabilities to Recognize and Report Abuse

Thursday, May 24, 2018
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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Free Webinar: Empowering People with Disabilities to Recognize and Report Abuse

This hour long webinar with Mark Starford and Kecia Weller will explore - 

  • How to recognize and support people with disabilities who have experienced abuse 
  • How to empower self-advocates to identify and report abuse 

Mark Starford, Director of Board Resource Center, facilitates leadership of people with disabilities and development of person-centered services. Kecia Weller is a state and national peer advocate for people with disabilities. Her focus is to ensure people who experienced abuse and assault get the support needed to live self-determined lives. Kecia along with Mark produced a PSA titled "Abuse of Persons with Disabilities: The Silent Epidemic" and with The National Arc's NCCJD developed the "Talk about Sexual Violence" project. 
 

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Last Updated: 05/07/18