The Milwaukee Mental Health Task Force is seeking nominations for the Karen Avery Award, which recognizes an individual who has demonstrated a commitment to advancing the rights of people with disabilities and to the consumer movement. Given the mission of the Task Force, we are especially interested in nominees who have been active in advancing the rights and independence of people with mental illness.
If you were inspired by Karen Avery and her passion for advancing the rights of people with disabilities, please consider nominating someone for the first annual Karen Avery Award. Self nominations are also welcome. Click the following link for more information on the nominating process: MMHTF Karen Avery Award 05142014.