Events

Independent Facilitator Trainings

Thursday, February 20 - Oceanside

Friday, February 21 - San Bernardino

English language flyer with Disability Voices United and Autism Society of Los Angeles logos advertising free  Independent Facilitator trainings in 2020 for people who speak languages other than English. The Oceanside training is Thursday, February 20. The San Bernardino training is Friday, February 21.
English language flyer with Disability Voices United and Autism Society of Los Angeles logos advertising free Independent Facilitator trainings in 2020 for people who speak languages other than English. The Oceanside training is Thursday, February 20. The San Bernardino training is Friday, February 21.

Are you interested in helping people with developmental disabilities direct their own lives and services? Do you speak a language other than English? If you answered yes to both, here's a great opportunity to get started. The Autism Society of Los Angeles and Disability Voices United are offering free intensive independent facilitator trainings for people who speak languages other then English.

Interested? Take the survey below to make sure you're eligible and save your spot.

Independent Facilitator Training Survey

Supported Decision-Making Focus Groups

Saturday, February 22 - San Bernardino (Spanish) 10 am -12 pm
Wednesday, March 11 - Orange County (English) 12 - 2 pm
Thursday, March 19 - Stockton (Spanish) 6 - 8 pm
Sunday, March 22 - San Jose (English) 10 am - 12 pm

Are you…

  • The parent of a child with a developmental disability aged 12 or older who is not conserved?
  • Interested in sharing your views about your child’s future in a confidential discussion group that will help us develop educational materials?
  • Interested in receiving a $25 Target gift card for 2 hours of your time?

If you answered "yes" to all of the above, you may be eligible to participate in a Supported Decision-Making Focus Group, sponsored by Disability Voices United.

Dates and places:

Sat. 2/22 San Bernardino (Spanish) 10 am -12 pm
Wed. 3/11 Orange County (English) 12 - 2 pm
Thurs. 3/19 Stockton (Spanish) 6 - 8 pm
Sun. 3/22 San Jose (English) 10 am - 12 pm

In the bottom third of the flyer there are 2 images. The left features two people: a 2019 Taking Charge Conference speaker, and Disability Voices United board member Tim Jin. The right photo features nine people seated, listening to a speaker who is not in the photo.

Take the survey to make sure you're eligible and save your spot!

Supported Decision Making focus group surveys