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Since being hired as an Intellectual and Developmental Disability Advocate last year, Larry Smith has gone to the Minnesota State Capitol to talk with legislators, visited Washington DC, and attended multiple self-advocacy conferences.
Fueled by an eagerness to learn about public policy and human rights, Larry has quickly become a permanent fixture in the advocacy community. His growing knowledge and personal experience has provided valuable perspective at Advocating Change Together (ACT) meetings and for the Self-Advocates Minnesota (SAM) Leadership Circles.
Redesign of supports for people with disabilities will be necessary to provide innovative services to increase independence in community at less cost to Minnesota.
Enact reforms so people with disabilities have real freedom to make desicions and design their own lives.
The 5% CampaignLutheran Social Service of Minnesota is a strong supporter of the 5% Campaign. The 5% Campaign is committed to making life in the community the first and best option for people with disabilities and older Minnesotans, as well as their families, workers and our state. A decade of deep cuts and stagnation has produced significant challenges – a 5% increase to community-based services is critical to move Minnesota back on track. Your support is critical to the success of the the 5% Campaign. 'Like' the Facebook page, sign the petition and follow the 5% Campaign on Twitter.
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Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota expresses the love of Christ for all people through service that inspires hope, changes lives, and builds community.
Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota | 2485 Como Avenue St. Paul, MN 55108 | 651.642.5990 | 1.800.582.5260