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February’s Transition Lunch & Learn Sessions

  Here is the schedule for February’s Transition Lunch & Learn sessions:   February 1st 12:00 noon – 1:00 p.m. Lunch & Learn – Open Round-Table Join giving you the chance to ask your questions and learn from the answers to other’s questions.   February 15th 12:00 noon – 1:00 p.m. Lunch & Learn with […]

Perspective in Advocacy: A Conversation – Part II

A few weeks ago, Communications Associate and parent advocate Rob Hudson sat down with Joe Albert, the 2022 Inaugural Recipient of the Frank Trippett Advocacy and Outreach Fellowship here at The Arc of Northern Virginia. They spoke about both the conflict and opportunity for partnership between parent advocates like myself and self-advocates with disabilities. (You […]

Let Us Access SOME Services While Waiting for our DD Waiver to be Funded

   In this series of posts, we present the testimonies our advocates have bravely shared in various Town Hall meetings held in conjunction with the 2023 Virginia General Assembly session. In each case, these stories highlight the real-world, everyday impact that current policies have on thier lives, and the importance of enacting our Legislative Agenda […]

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