SAU1: Getting Your Own Place: Myths and Facts

Hosted by Self-Advocates Unitedas 1 (SAU1).

Self-Advocates Unitedas 1 (SAU1) is a nonprofit, by people with disabilities, for people with disabilities. The Self Advocacy Power Network for All (SAPNA) is a project of the PA Office of Developmental Programs, Department of Human Services, and managed by Self Advocates United as 1.


Join SAU1 to learn about Housing from SAU1 Power coaches! The Power Coaches will share some common myths about housing for people with disabilities, and then help to replace these myths with facts. This presentation is designed for older teens and adults with disabilities, their families, and the professionals who support them. Contact Carla or call her at 814 201 6061 to let her know you’re coming to this event!

How To Join

  • For video and audio by computer or smartphone, get the passcode from Carla anytime before the event! Call 724 588 2378 or Email The day of the event, go online at then enter the passcode or join right from the online events calendar at and enter the passcode.
  • For just audio from any phone: dial 646 876 9923, then meeting ID: 223 344 5555 ##
  • Would something help you be part of the events, like sign language, braille, CART, or large print? Let Carla know two weeks before the event to make it happen! Call or text Carla at 814 201 6061 or email at
  • Spread your power to friends and family! Families, staff, allies, and other guests are welcome to listen and learn.
  • All events are scheduled for Eastern Time and close captioned for those using video.

Self Advocates United as 1 is a group of people who envision a world where people with developmental disabilities and their families are united to share knowledge, empower others, and use their voices to transform their communities and people’s lives. Their mission is to support the self-advocacy of people with disabilities for a positive impact in our communities and in people’s lives.

Upcoming Dates

  • Wednesday, April 17, 2024, 7:00 - 8:30 pm
  • Thursday, April 18, 2024, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm