Speaking for Ourselves

Speaking for Ourselves is an organization with the "mission is to be an independent community organization controlled by people with disabilities" to "Find a voice for ourselves, Teach the public about the needs, wishes, and potential of people with disabilities, Speak out on important issues, Support each other through sharing, leadership development, and helping and encouraging each other," according to their website mission statement. The PHCHPD helped preserve their archival collection, which can be accessed at the Pennhurst Memorial and Preservation Alliance. The finding aid categorizing the collection can be found in the document below. More information about Speaking for Ourselves can be found at their website here.