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Who is an Adult Ally?

‘Adult Ally’ is a term that we use for adults who work with young people with disabilities. An Adult Ally strives to be a partner and a role model to young people, teaching them and learning from them. An Adult Ally approaches working with young people as a possible partnership, an equal relationship that can benefit each of them and the work that they do together.

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For more on being an effective adult ally, see the KASA manual, “How to Include Youth As Leaders”.

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