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ASERT Does Not Offer Crisis Services

If you or someone you love is experiencing mental health distress or thoughts of suicide please call or text 988 for support.

Power up your December with SAPNA! (Self Advocacy Power Network for All)

SAPNA is a project of the PA Office of Developmental Programs (ODP), managed by Self Advocates United as 1 (SAU1). All SAPNA events are scheduled for eastern standard time and close-captioned for those using video.

Families, staff, and guests are welcome to listen and learn. SAU1 reserves the right to remove anyone from their events who does not follow our ground rules as explained on each call.

  • Let’s Talk About Your Vision for YOUR Everyday Life Fri. Dec. 2, 10:30 am to 12:30 pm
    • What do YOU want in your life?
    • How do you make it happen?
    • Who can help?
    • Learn how to plan for, and get, the life YOU want!
  • Let’s Speak Up! Mon. Dec 5, 10 am to 12 pm
    • Do you know your rights?
    • Are you getting what you want and need?
    • Join to learn all about speaking up.
    • Tell ways YOU speak up!
  • All About Jobs! Mon. Dec 12, 1 10 3 pm 
    • Your rights.
    • Planning to work.
    • Finding a job.
    • Keeping your job.
    • Workplace accommodations.
    • ODP funded services.
    • Other supports.
    • Work and your benefits.
  • Power Talk with ODP! Fri. Dec. 16 11:30 am to 12:30 pm
      • Join to talk about services, issues, and Covid.
      • Get the answers you need to speak up and live your life, your way.
      • Call or email by Sept. 1 with your questions and comments, and SAPNA will share them with ODP.

Here’s how you can join the events!

For video and audio by computer or smartphone, get the passcode from Rita anytime before the event! Call 724 588 2378 or Email power@sau1.org.

The day of the event, go online at sau1.me/zoom then enter the passcode or join right from our online events calendar at sau1.me/events and enter the passcode.

For just audio from a smartphone tap +16468769923,,2233445555# and wait to hear “You are in the meeting now.”

For just audio on any phone, dial (646)876-9923, then meeting ID 223 344 5555 ##

Upcoming Dates

  • Friday, December 2, 2022, 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • Monday, December 5, 2022, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Monday, December 12, 2022, 1:00 - 3:00 pm
  • Friday, December 16, 2022, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm




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