(785) 864-4073  cco@ku.edu


Independence Advocacy

Ability Advocates is a new CCO program that works with and strives to empower people with disabilities. This program volunteers as peer mentors with KU Transition to Postsecondary Education. They also work with Independence Inc. and Community Living Opportunities, non-profits in Lawrence that work to maximize the independence of people with disabilities through advocacy, peer support, training, transportation, and community education.

Click here to fill out an application and check out available volunteer needs with Ability Advocates.

Email aadvocates@ku.edu with any questions or concerns.

The Ability Advocates logo means “connect” in American Sign Language (ASL).

Program Coordinators: Madisen Huscher and Madison Ross