Youth Development Resources

Disclosure in a Community Setting
An RSA-PTI Resource | 
Discusses the reasons for disclosure of a disability (when accommodations are needed for an individual to have meaningful participation in a community setting) and how to approach it. This tip sheet from NYS Transition Partners provides information on understanding the purpose in disclosing, knowing how much and when to disclose, and how be comfortable talking about one’s disability with others.

Resiliency: Find Your Inner Strength
A RAISE Partner Resource | 
This webinar from NAPTAC (in collaboration with RAISE) discusses how being a person with a disability life can have many adversities and barriers, and how those in the disabled community want others to understand them and accept their differences. Focuses on how to emotionally prepare onself to handle difficult situations in life.