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Activism 101: DISABILITY ADVOCACY

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MA COALITION OF FAMILIES AND ADVOCATES

COFAR, Inc., a statewide nonprofit organization established in 1983, advocates on behalf persons with intellectual and other developmental disabilities, such as autism, and on behalf of their families and guardians.

 

MASS ADVOCATES STANDING STRONG

MASS is a state-wide, self-advocacy organization run for and by people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Our board, our presenters, and many of our staff members are all individuals with disabilities. Our Mission is to empower self-advocates through education so we make choices that improve and enrich our lives.

THE ARC MASSACHUSETTS

The mission of The Arc of Massachusetts is to enhance the lives of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, including autism, and their families. We fulfill this through advocacy for community supports and services that foster social inclusion, self-determination, and equity across all aspects of society.