SANYS Weekly Event Update 6/1/2020   Here’s what you might have missed   Right of the Week with Marilyn Stata, OPWDD Rights Advocacy Liaison. The right to privacy with personal care, to the ability of the person served.   Wellness Quote and Core Competency of the week with Renee Christian self-advocacy lead for regional centers for workforce transformation and certified life coach. “To gain self-respect, you need to put yourself first.” – Lorii Myers Core competency of the week is “Putting People First Supportive Group – Open Mic Zoom, 5/29  Pod Cast of Our Ability’s interview with retired Sheriff Randy Bower and Johnathan Doherty – very timely, as we heard how it is possible for community members to connect with local law enforcement (police) and make a positive impact for the community as a whole by self-advocates reaching out to enlighten about people with I/DD’s community needs.   What’s Coming Up   June 1st 9:30-10am Coffee Clutch – Hosted by SANYS LI Join Zoom Meeting ID: 200 922 882 One tap mobile +19292056099,,200922882# US (New York)   June 2nd 4-5pm: Tuesday Wellness series, this week we’ll be “Cooking with Carl: “Carl’s Chicken Salad”.  Join us and make your own chicken salad or watch and learn.  If you’d like to make your own - below is the recipe.   Carl's Chicken Salad recipe: 1.)   1 head of romaine lettuce chopped 3 inches thin 2.)   3 hard boiled eggs (peel the shells off the eggs and wash well before cutting into small pieces  and add into bowl 3.)   1 or 2 tomato diced (cut into small pieces) 4.)   1 pack of small carrots diced (cut into small pieces) 5.)   1 half of a prepared rotisserie chicken (deboned) shredded into small pieces (or use your choice of homemade roasted or boiled - cooked chicken or canned chicken) 6.)   place all ingredients in a large bowl 7.)   add salad dressing (your choice of Mayo or Miracle Whip) mix and eat mmmmm yummy     6/3 Wednesday Advocacy-Wellness Zoom 1pm-3pm Advocacy: Celebrating Our Strengths and Achievements Tips for getting used to wearing masks     Wellness: Meditation with Shameka Andrews; Right of the Week with Marilyn Stata; Wellness Quote with Renee Christian; Wellness Activity “Mask Making Demonstration” with Debbie Schutt (shoot), Behavior Intervention Coordinator, Parent Network WNY  Call in: 1-929-205-6099  Meeting ID: 884 3313 6961    (same zoom link - Advocacy and Wellness)     6/4 Thursday 11am-12pm Center for Self Advocacy Chat - Amy Peters of PCS on Caring for Your Mental Health During the Pandemic.  Password is 886483.   6/5 Friday Support Group/ Open Mic 1pm -3pm  Call in: 1 929 205 6099 Meeting ID: 841 4496 5654   Saturday 6/6 7:30pm DJ Jammin Joe Saturday Dance Party       The filmmaker of the documentary film called Intelligent Lives will be doing a special free screening of the film with a reunion with the film team & cast members on June 10th from 1pm to 3pm Eastern Time