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Next Chapter Book Club

Posted by on June 12th, 2019 0 comments Tags: , , ,

The Next Chapter Book Club (NCBC) is a community-based literacy and social program for adolescents and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities, providing a unique opportunity for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities to experience community inclusion, social connectedness, life-long learning, self-determination and self-advocacy. The program was created in 2002 by Dr. Thomas Fish, the… Read More »

Posted in: Public Library

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Self-Advocacy resources for youth with disabilities

Posted by on July 11th, 2017 0 comments Tags: , , ,

KASA (Kids As Self Advocates) is a national, grassroots project created by youth with disabilities for youth and is a project of Family Voices.  It is made up of teens and young adults with disabilities speaking out. KASA knows youth can make choices and advocate for themselves if they have the information and support they need…. Read More »

Posted in: Children and Teens, General, Websites

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TalentScout™ toolkit for employers

Posted by on July 11th, 2017 0 comments Tags: , , , , ,

TalentScout™ is a unique resource for employers in that its content has been vetted by people with Autism, and it includes their first-hand accounts and insights as job applicants and employees. It is backed by the years of nationwide experience of The Arc’s 675 chapters, and by Autism NOW: National Autism Resource and Information Center. TalentScout™is… Read More »

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