About Advocacy


SJCI works to increase community options for people with disabilities by the reduction of barriers that are architectural, social and attitudinal. Community education is provided by a team of people with various disabilities to schools, service clubs and businesses.

Advocacy Services Farmington NM

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Systems Advocacy:

  • Identifying barriers to independent living
  • Implementing action plans to bring about systems change
  • Cooperating, coordinating and collaborating with other organizations to:
  • Initiate legislative changes
  • Support policies
  • Remove hindrance in opportunities for people with disabilities


Individual Advocacy in areas such as:

  • Emergency needs
  • Securing benefits
  • Legal rights
  • Self Advocacy Skills Development
  • Empower people with disabilities to control their own lives through education regarding community resources, disability rights and civil rights.