Latest Past Events

GMSA July Board Meeting

On Zoom

Green Mountain Self-Advocates (GMSA) holds meetings on the last Monday of each month from 10:00 to 12:00. All are welcome. Each local self-advocacy group elects a self-advocate to represent their group on the GMSA board. We are currently meeting on Zoom. The link is

Webinar #2 Plain Language Writing is a Skill

On Zoom

We can write about complicated information at low reading levels – and we should! This session will teach specific features of Plain Language writing. It will include activities to practice translating information into Plain Language. Here is the Zoom link for this event

Webinar #1 – Basic Principles for Creating Accessible Information

On Zoom

Cognitive accessibility is not about cutting out information. It is about conveying complex information in a way that most people can understand. What principles should everyone follow when writing in an accessible way? What generally affects reading level? How can you work with self-advocates to make sure your writing is effective? Learn the answers to these questions and more…