Blog: Organizations Can Build Social Capital

Written by Iowa team members, Heartland Self-Advocacy Resource Network Building social capital by forming ongoing relationships with many local businesses and service providers helps our organization and the community. Peer Action Disability Support (PADS) is a...

Blog: You Can Be A Self-Advocate!

Hi, my name is Mia Peterson and I am a self-advocate! I want to encourage you to be a self-advocate too. Mostly I think self-advocacy is speaking up for ourselves as much as we can. I know we all need help from each other. But that doesn’t mean we have to let others...
Video: Meet Skylar

Video: Meet Skylar

Skylar introduces herself as a member of the Nebraska team in the Heartland Self-Advocacy Resource Network. She talks about setting goals for her...

Blog: How I Became a Self-Advocate

How I Became a Self-Advocate by Eric Frank, Iowa It is important to me to give back to the disability circle, because I want the next generation to understand cerebral palsy, the disability I have, and focus on it. During high school, I was able to participate in the...