Family is a Human Right

Every week, Advocating Change Together (ACT), Minnesota’s statewide self-advocacy organization, writes an e-mail memo and sends it out across the country and readers respond. This fuels a national dialogue on topics of disability rights and self-advocacy. This online conversation the Self-Advocacy Resource Network (SARN).

This week’s SARN (Self Advocacy Resource Network) Memo was about family.  Self-Advocates are being educated on family as a human right.

View the memo at

SARN (Self Advocacy Resource Network) Memo

Rachel is the Media & Design Specialist on the Family to Family team at the UMKC-Institute for Human Development, UCEDD. She completed her Master's in Public Administration with an emphasis in nonprofit management at UMKC. She is proud to say she is a second generation AmeriCorps member! Her passion is where social justice and technology meet. Her specialty is making projects, programs, and organizations look good.

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