Category Archives: Advocacy

What’s New?

Talking About the New Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources for People with Disabilities, Families, and Health Care Providers Plain Language Booklet on Coronavirus... Green Mountain Self-Advocates created a plain language, easy-to-read booklet about the Coronavirus. Green Mountain Self-Advocates is a partner of SARTAC, the Self Advocacy Resource and Technical Assistance Center. The booklet was written by and for…
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What Else Is New?

Talking About the New Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources for People with Disabilities, Families, and Health Care Providers Plain Language Booklet on Coronavirus... Green Mountain Self-Advocates created a plain language, easy-to-read booklet about the Coronavirus. Green Mountain Self-Advocates is a partner of SARTAC, the Self Advocacy Resource and Technical Assistance Center. The booklet was written by and for…
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ID Action Capitol Day Grants Available

ID Action Announces Availability of Capitol Day Grants Provides Opportunity for Disability Groups to Educate Legislators Iowans with Disabilities in Action will provide eight Capitol Day grants up to $500 each for advocacy training and support to local advocacy groups who are interested in meeting with their legislators at the Iowa State Capitol and advocating…
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Autism CARES Act Signed into Law

Federal Commitment to Critical Autism Programs Extended Autism Collaboration, Accountability, Research, Education, and Support Act of 2019 On September 30, 2019, H.R. 1058, the “Autism Collaboration, Accountability, Research, Education, and Support Act of 2019” or “Autism CARES Act of 2019” was signed into law. This bipartisan law will expand research and coordination, increase public awareness…
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