Massachusetts Self-advocacy Leadership Series (SALS) Massachusetts Developmental Disabilities Council

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Contact Information

Massachusetts Developmental Disabilities Council
Contact: Sandy Houghton, Training Coordinator
Email Address: Sandy.Houghton@state.ma.us
Phone: 617-770-7676 xx109

100 Hancock Street Suite 200 Quincy, MA 02169
Area Served: Greater Boston

Map Location Massachusetts Self-advocacy Leadership Series (SALS)

Narrative

This training series provides education and support to people with developmental disabilities. We help you improve your decision-making and leadership skills. We also provide opportunities for you to expand your social networks and to self-advocate.  Trainings are offered in different areas of the state.

Location: Quincy, MA

Website: http://www.mass.gov/anf/employment-equal-access-disability/disability-info-and-resources/dev-disabilities-info/citizen-empowerment/self-adovcacy-leadership-series.html

Length of Program: 10 weeks, 2 hour sessions

Target Audience: People with disabilities, 18 yrs and older

Maximum Number in class: 12 These trainings are offered in different parts of the state during the year.

If you'd like a series to be offered in your area please call Lee Larriu at 617-770-7676 x118 or Sandy Houghton x123.

Service Types

  • Self-Advocacy - Leadership

Program Type

  • Advocacy
  • Self-Advocacy Training

Populations Served

  • All Disabilities
  • Intellectual Disabilities

Ages Served

  • 19 - 22
  • 23 – 59

Accessibility Features

  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Near Public Transportation

Additional Information

  • Fees: Free Service