Join The Arc's National Council of Self-Advocates for our annual convention session. In part 1 of this 2-part session, we will focus on the importance of voting. Julia Bascom, autism rights advocate and Executive Director of the Autistic Self Advocacy Network will deliver the keynote address. Julia will talk about important federal legislation. She will discuss how to learn about candidates and their positions. Finally, Julia will talk about the importance of voting in elections.
Part 2 of our session will be interactive. Self-Advocates will have time to discuss different ways to get involved in elections. Individuals will also be supported to register to vote.