The New Jersey Self-Advocacy Project Webinar Series

The New Jersey Self-Advocacy Project team is offering a series of  webinars for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities, their family members, and Direct Support Professionals. They will be presenting trainings every Tuesday at 2 PM on a variety of topics relating to self-advocacy and healthy living, focusing on what you can do at home. You can watch previous webinars and register for upcoming presentations on their website. 

Topics Include: 

  • You and Me, the DSP: A Conversation with DSPs & the People They Support
  • Multiple Choice: Q&A On Supported Decision Making
  • Downsizing: How to Lower Your Carbon Footprint
  • Internet Safety for Students and Adults with I/DD
  • COVID-19 Information & Resources for Advocates
  • Healthy Stress Management & Outdoor Safety Tips, 
  • And much more!

This resource is for residents of New Jersey. 


Caregiver/Staff Resources
COVID-19 Updates
Mental Health
I/DD Specific

About the database

YAI’s COVID-19 Database was created to help people find services and information during the coronavirus pandemic. The services listed are provided by organizations outside of YAI. Questions about specific resources may be directed to the contacts listed.

To learn more about YAI

If you have general questions about services for people with intellectual or developmental disabilities (I/DD), please contact the LINK Department at 212.273.6182 or link [at]