Do you know someone with an intellectual or developmental disability?
Maybe you know someone who does.
They may be your friend, neighbor, schoolmate, co-worker or someone else who is an important part of your life.
Are you wondering how you can help?
Each year, the Board of Directors adopts priorities that set the guidelines and goals for Michigan Protection & Advocacy Service, Inc.(MPAS). Input is gathered from individuals with disabilities, their families and friends. Feedback is also solicited from professionals, partners within the disability community and agency staff. Information is gathered at training, through the use of surveys, and at community forums.
The ARC of Michigan
Education – Links and documents providing information on a variety of education related issues
It’s Your Life – Information and resources for finding your way to the life you envision.
Rethinking Guardianship – Reasons and resources for alternatives to guardianship.
Newsletter Archive – If you missed it, catch up here.
Michigan Family Voices – A grassroots collaborative that exists to identify and mobilize current and new family member and individual leaders to create a network across the state that will impact and affect positive change in policy.
Public Benefits – Information and resources about public benefits and how to make them work for you.
MDRC cultivates disability pride and strengthens the disability movement by recognizing disability as a natural and beautiful part of human diversity while collaborating to dismantle all forms of oppression.
MDRC envisions a world where people with disabilities: