Logo for the 2022 Disability Advocacy Day

Utah State Capitol

Join us for our next Disability Advocacy Day on January 19, 2022

Registration for the Zoom event is now open.

Schedule

9:00 - 9:30 AM

  • Housekeeping and Welcome Session

9:35 - 10:20 AM - Breakout Sessions

  • Family Advocacy with the Legislative Coalition for People with Disabilities and the Utah Parent Center
  • Self-Advocacy with the Utah Statewide Independent Living Council and the Utah Developmental Disabilities Council
  • How the Legislature Works and Funding Streams with the Disability Law Center
  • Building Relationships with Elected Officials and Sharing Your Ideas with the Institute for Disability Research, Policy & Practice and the Legislative Coalition for People with Disabilities

10:20 AM - 10:30 Break

10:30 - 11:15 AM - Breakout Sessions

  • Family Advocacy with the Legislative Coalition for People with Disabilities and the Utah Parent Center
  • Self-Advocacy with the Utah Statewide Independent Living Council and the Utah Developmental Disabilities Council
  • How the Legislature Works and Funding Streams with the Disability Law Center
  • Building Relationships with Elected Officials and Sharing Your Ideas with the Institute for Disability Research, Policy & Practice and the Legislative Coalition for People with Disabilities

11:15 AM - 11:25 Break

11:25 -12:00 PM

  • Intersectionality of Disability with Dr. Lydia Ocasio-Stoutenburg, the University of Miami

12:10 PM - 12:30 PM

  • Keynote Speaker: First Lady of Utah Abby Cox


Any questions? Email Aubrey Snyder.

Disability Advocacy Day is sponsored by the following organizaitons:
Utah Disability Law Center
Utah Developmental Disabilities Council
Utah Parent Center
Utah State Independent Living Council
USU Institute for Disability Research, Policy, & Practice