08/23/2012 - 3:30pm - 09/27/2012 - 5:30pm
Learn to be an Advocate for Civil Rights for the Disability Community.
Colorado Cross-Disability Coalition (CCDC) and the University of Denver are excited to offer individual and systems advocacy certification training. Make a difference by learning the skills necessary to fight for civil rights for yourself, your family and for your community!
Ethics of Advocacy
Appeals Process for Benefits
Self Advocacy Skills
The Legislative Process
Nonprofit and Regulatory Boards
Effective Communication and Requesting Reasonable Accommodation/Modification (ADA)
The training will be held every Thursday for six weeks starting August 23rd, 2012 from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. at The University of Denver, University Hall, 2197 S. University Blvd., Denver Colorado.
This training is a great resource for community activists or for those looking for additional skills necessary to work in the field of disability services, community organizing or civil rights.
Training for the Certification is free, but it is requested that you volunteer at CCDC to utilize your skills and expertise for the community.
For more information and to register, please call Peter DeHaas at 303-357-6430.
A background check will be required for certification.
THE DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION IS Tuesday, August 21st 2012 at 2:00 p.m.