Sangha Unity Network, Inc. (SUN), with funding from The Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities, is launching a Learning Journey led by Michelle Schwartz, M.Ed. CCC-Sp, and Katie Chandler, LCSW.
This Learning Journey is designed for provider agencies who seek to further commit to a foundation of supporting self-advocates and person-centered practices. It is a 6-month commitment that offers an opportunity for personal growth for each individual participant and collective discovery for provider organizations.
Provider organizations/members who apply for this opportunity will make a personal and organizational commitment to begin and sustain this journey. One provider organization will be chosen from each Region.
To apply, a provider agency must have committment from a 9-member team comprised of:
- 3 Self-Advocates (people with I/DD supported by the agency)
- 3 Direct Support Professionals
- 2 Supervisor/Managers
- 1 representative from Executive Leadership
Agencies must also complete the 9 question-application and submit a letter detailing the agency's commitment on agency letterhead by August 20, 2021 (send to email@example.com).