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.