Advocate

The Issues

We urge you to learn more about the issues and advocate for legislation that will ensure the wonderful people we serve are supported in leading fulfilling lives.

 

As a friend of Laura Baker Services Association, there are a number of ways you can show your support.

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In Community


Personal Advocacy Resources

Although Laura Baker Services Association’s advocacy efforts are focused at the policy level, we understand that many families are wrestling with personal advocacy issues. If you are seeking personal advocacy resources, please view our list of helpful resource recommendations.


Blog: In Community

Inspire. Unite. Build.

March 15, 2018

Loneliness – it’s the newest public health crisis. Organizations as disparate as The Wall Street Journal, NPR, The New York Times, Fortune, and the British government are raising awareness of this issue and taking action to combat loneliness and … more

Finding Supportive Partners

November 20, 2017

Telling It Like He Sees It Thanks to two valued partners Charlie Sewich and Frank Grazzini we had the opportunity to host Senator Rich Draheim for a tour and visit of LBSA. Senator Draheim is our state senator, newly elected last fall. Generally,… more

The Power of Community

August 21, 2017

In America, we receive constant messages that each person can do it all, be it all, do it all on their own. People with intellectual and developmental disabilities challenge that notion. Sometimes, they challenge it based on their need for our suppor… more

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