Self Advocacy and Employment Project

Self-advocacy is the process of people with Down syndrome speaking up for themselves and other people with Down syndrome or other disabilities. People with Down syndrome often have a limited voice in the decisions and changes that affect them, and self-advocacy is about magnifying that voice.

Self Advocates in a previous training

Self advocates in a previous training.



Understanding the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. 

Session 1: Human Rights Training 

Session 2 : Human Rights Training

Session 3 : Human Rights Training

Session 4: Human Rights Training


Here is the Easy Read version of the UNCRPD: EasyRead-UNCRPD