Voices for Change is a group of passionate self-advocates,
comprised of persons supported by Citizen Care and supported by Citizen Care staff.
Our Mission is to advocate positive change for persons living
at Citizen Care Community Living sites.
Our Goals are:
- to provide training and feedback for staff.
- to educate people living at Citizen Care about their rights and responsibilities.
Congratulations to Marlene, one of our self-advocates! Marlene was among the nominees for Pennsylvania Advocacy and Resources for Autism and Intellectual Disability’s (PAR) We Are Worth It Self Advocate Employee of the Year Award!
Nominated by Citizen Care staff Peggy Walsh, Marlene is recognized as an “outstanding self-advocate employed at a community business who exemplifies drive and passion for her chosen work.” Marlene is active in training Citizen Care staff on lifting techniques and individual rights. She regularly advocates for herself and others. Congratulations, Marlene and thank you for all you do!