APIE Meeting 1-13-15
APPROVED MARCH 10, 2015
Council on Developmental Disabilities Advocacy, Public Information &
Education Committee Minutes
Beth el Temple
2626 Albany Avenue
West Hartford, CT
January 13, 2015
Martinez (Chair); Melissa Morton; Tony Orriola (ex-officio); Jackie
Jamison; April Burke; Robin Wood; Brenda Stenglein
Staff: Cathy Adamczyk
to Order: Committee Chair Zuleika Martinez greeted
everyone and called the meeting to order at 10:50 PM. Introductions were made.
of Agenda: A motion was made by April Burke to approve
the Agenda. Brenda Stenglein seconded
the motion. The motion carried
of November 18, 2014 Minutes: A motion was made by Tony Orriola to approve
the November 18, 2014 minutes. Zuleika
Martinez seconded the motion. Jackie,
Robin, Michelle, April, Melissa and Brenda abstained; the motion carried.
of Work Plan:
- The work plan of January 14, 2014 was
revisited. It was decided to concentrate on creating an elevator speech, which
would then be used to create an updated Council brochure.
- Molly will be asked to provide the
committee with other DD Councilís brochures for ideas and a template so we
donít have to reinvent the wheel.
- The brochure should be translated into
- To support the initiative of closing
down the institutions, this committee will distribute fact sheets provided to
them to as many groups/individuals as possible.
Schedule for 2015 Up Until March:
26, teleconference at 11:00 AM
10th, at Council meeting (during lunch if not on the Council meeting
Retreat: Sometime during April 21 or
12 Council Meeting (during lunch if not on the Council meeting agenda
to Adjourn: A motion to adjourn was made by Brenda. It was seconded by Tony Orriola. It passed
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