NASP (Nebraska Association of Service Providers)

Birthday Our Way Celebration

02.19.18

March 1, 2018

Join NASP for the 2018 Birthday Our Way Celebration-

Honoring the State of Nebraska’s Birthday and the Birthdays of Nebraskans with Developmental Disabilities

Take your story to the State Capitol!

This day we invite you and a family member, board member, and/or individual in service to attend our training, resolution introduction ceremony, and discussions with State Senators.

Who: NASP Members along with Board Members, Family Members, and other Friends of Developmental Disability Service Providers.

What: A Legislative training, resolution signing, and opportunity to talk about Developmental Disability Services with your State Senators.

When: Thursday, March 1, 9:00 am – 1:30 pm

Where: Nebraska State Capitol, Warner Chamber, Second Floor, 1455 K St. Lincoln, NE

The goal is to talk about the value of developmental disability services in a fun and positive way, and gain the support of State Senators and others.

Please see below an agenda for the event, parking information, logistical details, and other details.

If you have any questions, contact Rick Carter at 531-289-2578 or carternasp@gmail.com

RSVP https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1UVSMk2i5hjzDNqLyYvGj1MacSB2Qt4HWRwQdllMSk/edit

Agenda

9:00 Welcome and Introductions (Warner Chamber, Second Floor, East side of the Rotunda)

10:00 Training Session: Budget 101, Talking with your Senator and NASP Budget Messaging

11:00 Discussions with Senators (we will request Senators come off the Legislative floor to talk with us)

12:00 Resolution Ceremony in Rotunda

12:30 Cake Delivery to Senator’s offices (First Floor, Room 1023, State Capitol)

1:00 Lunch and Wrap Up (First Floor, Room 1023, State Capitol)

Parking Information: 

Parking is limited around the Nebraska State Capitol, however, handicap accessible parking does exist on each side of the building and public parking is available around the capitol. You may drop off or pick up passengers at the accessible entrance on the North side.  We recommend planning extra time for pick up, parking, and drop off.

Building Information:

The event will begin in the Warner Chamber on the second floor on the east side of the rotunda.  There are elevators available by the information desk on the first floor.  Ask an attendant at the desk for directions if you have difficulty finding the elevators.  You can also take the stairs by the information desk.  The building has bathrooms on each corner of the building, they are handicap accessible.

Lunch Information:

Boxed lunches and beverages will be available in room 1023 on the first floor.  If you have specific food needs, we will do our best to accommodate, please indicate your needs on the RSVP form.

Photography:  

We will take photos of participants in the event.

Materials:

Information and materials about policy issues and perspectives will be provided for you the day of the event.

 

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NASP is a statewide membership association of community organizations who provide supports to people with disabilities. NASP supports organizations that serve thousands of individuals across the state of Nebraska. NASP members provide habilitative services, residential care, employment services, and more.