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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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

Heroes

February 1, 2019

Who are your heroes? How do you decide who gets on the list? Defining my heroes was not something I thought much about. Then someone asked me who my heroes are. My first instinct was to consider celebrities – they must be a celebrity for a reason,… more

Tornadoes and Whirlwinds

October 30, 2018

While LBSA was largely spared in the tornadic assault on Rice County on September 20 (We lost a few trees, and had no significant property damage.), it seems that the whirlwind from the storm remains. Or maybe it’s been here for some time. I’m no… more

Looking Beyond The Surface

August 23, 2018

What's below the surface? What exists beyond the first glance? In our hurry-up world, it’s easy to believe that a snapshot gives a three-dimensional picture. We can easily accept that rhetoric is reality. We want to have simple explanations to c… more

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