People First, a local self-advocacy group for people with disabilities, is currently looking for new advisors to support the group and help achieve their goals. People First's vision is to simply "have a life like yours" in the community where people learn to speak up and advocate for themselves and their rights. People First is looking for a person who cares about their issues and causes, is comfortable around people with disabilities, is dedicated and committed, who is a good listener, and who can help them run things instead of running things for them. The time commitment includes one 2-3 hour monthly meeting, and 2-3 hours per month for activities outside regular meetings.
The best way to get to know about what an advisor does is to come to a meeting. People First meets the first Thursday of each month at 7:00 pm at
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