SILC

APRIL Conference           

Dear CILs: Here’s What to Expect from your SILC and other Messy Stuff

2020

Kathy Cooper and Ami Hyten

A simple and down to earth discussion of what CILs should expect from the SILC in their state or territory. We will cover the simple and down to earth discussion of what CILs should expect from the SILC in their state or territory. We will cover the basic purpose of a SILC and what it means to your IL Network, regardless of shape, size or makeup. This workshop will come from a CIL perspective and a SILC perspective and we encourage questions and interaction with the audience.

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SILCs: Know Your Regs   

2020

Kathy Cooper 

SILCs need to know and understand the federal regulations and guidance that should be guiding what their councils do and
how they stay in compliance. We will review the sections of the Rehab Act that are specific to SILCs and touch on Uniform
Guidance areas to know. This will be an interactive workshop with lots of time built in for questions and discussion.

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Flexing Our Muscles Exercising our Authorities

2020

Jeremy Morris, Sandra Breitengross Bitter

The session will be focused on the SILCs and how they can best utilize their authorities to strengthen their SILC. The session will be focused on the SILCs and how they can best utilize their authorities to strengthen their SILC, become a larger presence in their state, and better represent individuals with disabilities. Attendees will be challenged to think about the strategies that can be implemented and the ways to build strength in their SILC.

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Youth Talks

Youth at the SILC Table

 

Silly Old Barriers: SILCs Are For Youth Too

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Melissa Ann Santora, Anya Carrillo, J.T. Davis, Jim Baker

2016

  • How the Arizona SILC engages youth through a SILC sponsored Youth Leadership Forum.
  • How the Florida SILC started and engages a Youth Advisory Committee (YAC)
  • Other engaging practices both SILCs are using to provide opportunities for youth to get excited about and involved in IL.

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