Nevada Governor's Council on Developmental Disabilities presents Leaders of Tomorrow Inspired by Ari Ne’eman
Join us for an evening with Ari Ne'eman with opening remarks by Santa Perez. Ari is a successful self-advocate who has served in many political positions throughout his career. Santa is a successful and well known writer, blogger, mother and self-advocate for the DD community. This two-hour long informational session will focus on engaging and empowering youth with intellectual/developmental disabilities to be more involved and engaged in their community.
Who should attend: youth with I/DD and/or parents of youth with I/DD who want to learn more about youth leadership, self-advocacy and the empowerment of youth with I/DD to become successful leaders within their community.
PLEASE NOTE: Devices are available free of charge for translation from English into Spanish. You must specify that you need one at the time of registration.
Our youth are the leaders of tomorrow and change starts today!
(Please note, no food will be served during this event. However, water will be available.)
*** For those joining us from the rural parts of Nevada (more than 75 miles from the event), we will reimburse for mileage and meals, if necessary and requested. Verification of residence is required. Meals are reimbursed at GSA rate. Reimbursement is NOT available for those living within 75 miles of the location of the event. ***