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Youth Leadership Network

What communities are you a part of? The theme of our November meetings is to better define what "community" is and how that connects to the disability community. 

Through the support of Mass Rehab Commission, the YLN promotes self-advocacy and self-awareness for teens and young adults with disabilities ages 16 to 21 with opportunities for youth 14 to 26. This is a state-wide initiative with meetings and events held in Boston, Springfield, Worcester, and East Bridgewater. This is an opportunity for youth to make friends in their local communities and within the larger Network group. Check out our Photos from various meetings and YLN activities.

All groups and events feature fun, hands-on activities and interactive discussions about communication, teamwork, community service, disability rights, career interests and employment skills.

Pizza and refreshments will be served. New and returning members are always welcome to bring a friend. Parents/guardians are also encouraged to stay and hear from dynamic speakers throughout the year.

We hope to see you there!


November 4th 

Email DForte@eastersealsma.org   for more information

EPIC's Boston Serve Event
Worcester November 11th 12:00-2:00

Easter Seals MA
484 Main Steet, 6th floor
Worcester, MA 01608

East Bridgewater November 9th  3:30-5:30 Independence Associates
100 Laurel Street
East Bridgewater, MA 02333
Springfield  November 14th 5:00-7:00 Stavros
227 Berkshire Avenue, Springfield
MA 01109

ASL accommodation requests must be received at least 3 weeks before the areas event. For more information, to request accommodations, or to RSVP email or call youth@eastersealsma.org, 617-226-2855. Also, like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/EasterSealsYouth.

**We will post any cancellation notices on our Facebook page by 10am on the day of the meeting (12pm for Springfield) in case of inclement weather. In order to receive email cancellation notices, please RSVP to youth@eastersealsma.org.

Youth Leadership is funded by Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission

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