Self-advocacy Minute Man Arc

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Contact Information

Minute Man Arc
Contact: Darcie Heller , Director of Family Services and Recreation
Email Address: dheller@minutemanarc.org
Phone: 978 287-7900

1269 Main Street Concord, MA 01742
Area Served: Northeast

Map Location Self-advocacy

Narrative

Monthly trainings and meetings are held to advocate for our rights.  We schedule trainings to increase our independence. Some of our topics include:

  • American Sign Language
  • Nutrition
  • Fire Safety
  • Emergency Preparedness

We advocate for ourselves in the community and educate others by being involved.

  • We attend town meetings to hear about issues in the local community
  • We vote in elections and visit our legislators at the state house
  • We sit on advisory boards and board of directors to have a say in other organizations

More info: Minute Man Self Advocates (MSA) - fourth Thursday from 1:30-2:30 PM. Self Advocates for Everyone (SAFE) -fourth Tuesday from 5:45-6:45 PM Concord MA.  Please call for monthly topics and details.

Service Types

  • Self-Advocacy

Program Type

  • Self-Advocacy Training

Populations Served

  • Developmental Disability
  • Intellectual Disabilities

Ages Served

  • 19 - 22
  • 23 – 59
  • 60 +

Additional Information

  • Fees: Free Service