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On this page, we will provide important articles and news items written by various self-advocacy groups we work with throughout the state

Here is a great article from Thea Kavanaugh on the recent trip to the Self Advocates Becoming Empowered Conference in Minneapolis, MN. Thea is a recreational therapist that works in the Las Cruces Public Schools and has been a strong advocate for students and young adults with disabilities in the area. This also talks about the Adovcates in Action group that has been going strong in Las Cruces for the past couple of years: Advocates_in_Action_Article_on_the_2012_SABE_Conference.doc