The Riot

Sheltered workshops are the dinosaurs of employment. Antiquated and impersonal, it’s not surprising Laura Owens (APSE) said, “Stop feeding the dinosaur.”  Too many families and practitioners think sheltered employment is the only option…and The Riot is speaking up. Self-Advocates have partnered with staff at the Human Services Research Institute to not only start the discussion about alternatives to sheltered workshops, but also to provide resources, networking, training and technical assistance.



So stop feeding the dinosaur and just walk it instead…

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