ConnectABILITY

Rights!

A group of Advocates explain what rights mean to them

These videos were shown at our annual conference Connected Families Forum on Saurday October 25th, 2014

Kevin

Created his own bill of Rights

John

Talks about his Right to live with who he chooses

LGBTQ Group

Discussing the Right to be who you are

Mom’s Group

A group of mom’s talk about the Right to have kids

Jared

Discusses the Right to heard and have an opinion

Alex

Talks about moving out on his own

Jason

Talks about his Right to choose his own roommate

Shineeca

Discusses the importance of parents showing their love


Professionals discuss RIGHTs

Brendon Pooran, Pooran Law

Discusses Consent and Capacity law as it relates to people with a developmental disability

James Holzbauer and John Devenish, APSW Assessment coordinators

Present The RIGHTS meme

Articles

Understanding Capacity, Competency & Consent: Introduction

Audio MP3

Understanding Capacity, Competency & Consent: Personal Care

Audio MP3

Understanding Capacity, Competency & Consent: Property

Audio MP3