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AMPLIFY-NY’s Youth Leadership Forum (Downstate)

October 23 - December 26

AMPLIFY-NY is hosting Youth Leadership Forums (YLF) for young people, who identify as having a disability, ages 14-24 to speak up, build leadership & self-advocacy skills, and prepare to take on leadership roles.

Youth Power aims to AMPLIFY-NY with youth leadership forums and supported leadership activities for young people to speak up, build skills, and prepare to take on leadership roles. This initiative brings the opportunities to YOUth and amplifies the YP network to give the next generation of leaders the tools and support they need for success. Parents and caregivers also have the opportunity to attend a series of workshops entitled “Foundations for Leadership” to assist them in continuing to help set the stage for young people to lead on.

Youth Leadership Forums (YLF) for young people ages 14-24 to speak up, build leadership and self-advocacy skills, and prepare to take on leadership roles. These peer-run forums bring opportunities to YOUth and gives the next generation of leaders the tools and support they need for success. The youth leadership forums and parent/caregiver workshops are FREE to attend. This initiative is funded from 2017-2021 through a grant with the Developmental Disabilities Planning Council

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October 23
December 26