Stand Up, Speak Out, Take Charge
How self-advocacy enables people
with disabilities to achieve their dreams
Speak Out, Stand Up, Take Charge explores the challenges, benefits and opportunities of embracing self-advocacy by people with disabilities. Created by a team of self advocates and people who support them, the film addresses the challenges of autism, Down Syndrome, quadriplegia, visual impairment, spina bifida at all stages of life. This film was broadcast on PBS in the spring of 2020.
The documentary film runs 30 minutes and the trailer runs 5 minutes.