Welcome to the UC Davis MIND Institute » and Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (CEDD) » resource page for Advocacy
What is Advocacy?
Advocacy is supporting action, policy, or ideas. People with disabilities and their families can advocate for services and rights. Advocacy also involves political and legislative action to support disability rights, causes, and social justice.
- A Consumer's Guide to the Lanterman Act »
- Americans with Disabilities Act »
- Commission on Mental & Physical Disability Law »
- Disability Rights California »
- Disability Rights Education and Defense Fund »
- Disability Social History Project »
- Family Voices »
- Peer Advocacy Connection (PAC) »
- People First of California, Inc »
- Supported Life Institute (SLI) »
- State Council on Developmental Disabilities Self-Advocacy Resources »
- The Arc of California »
- Youth Organizing! Disabled and Proud »
The websites listed are independent of the UC Davis MIND Institute and Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (CEDD). Resources are provided for information only and do not reflect the opinions or endorsement of the UC Davis MIND Institute and Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities.