Jan 30th, 2013: Join Us for A Legislative Advocacy Training

LegislativeDayFlyer Join us for a DD Coalition GO! Project Legislative Advocacy Training, sponsored by Community Pathways Inc., Independence Northwest, and the Oregon Self-Advocacy Coalition.

The GO! Project, a project of the Oregon Developmental Disabilities Coalition, will be holding its Legislative Advocacy Training: Meet and Greet Your Local Legislator this January! The DD Coalition works to inform legislators about issues experienced by individuals and families experiencing disabilities. Customers, families, advocates, and professionals are welcome to come and learn:

  • How the Oregon Legislative process works
  • How to develop relationships with Legislators
  • How to be an effective advocate
  • Current issues pertinent to Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities advocates

Wednesday January 30th, 2013 in Portland

2:00 pm Advocacy Training and 4:00pm Visit with Senator Chip Shields
Multnomah County Hollywood Library
4040 NE Tillamook Street, Portland

Schedule will include Legislator introductions, Dear Legislator video, and Legislator Q&A

Please RSVP/Register by submitting your name, email address and zip code to info@oregonddcoalition.org.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Join Us for Holiday Craft Night – Thursday, December 20th, 2012


Our highly successful Craft Night continues! This month, we will be making wreaths and ornaments! We look forward to seeing you there.

Thursday December 20th
from 4:30-6 p.m. at Independence Northwest
(541 NE 20th Ave., Suite 103.)

Limited space available.

INW hosts Craft Nights on the 3rd Thursday of every month.

We suggest a $3 donation to go toward supplies, provided by INW – however, no one will be turned away.