Making Connections: Direct Support Staff as Bridge Builders
Dane Co. Wisconsin
Many people served in our system are lonely or disconnected. Through real stories this session explores strategies for making connections and building relationships, the barriers to community connecting, and how we can make and keep a commitment to the important work of community building when there are so many other issues that seem urgent.
More about: Making Connections Workshop (.pdf)
One of several workshop days around Wisconsin with Community Living Connections.
CLC provides support that enables people to live in their own homes and participate in community life. Individuals with disabilities deserve equal opportunities to create their 'best life' - they just need additional support in order to do so.
Peter Leidy is a consultant, speaker, and trainer who works throughout the US and Canada to help build more effective and innovative teams.