People's Stories - Page 4

Tim talks about his job, where he lives, and how it empowers him to be self-determined in his life.Tomas talks about advocating for himself with his therapist, his surgeries, and what he wants in his future.

Tonya has a very powerful story. In this video she talks about moving from Chicago, Illinois to Austin, Texas. She outlines the steps she took to make sure the move was successful and then discusses the things she did to become a part of her new community, such as acting and dancing. She also talks about a “New Self-Advocacy” that is about being comfortable with who you are.
Varian talks about employment, and the different places he has worked - along with the jobs as well. He also describes how this affected his self-advocacy and what he determined for his own life.

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