accessABILITY is looking for young adult volunteers with any type of disability between the ages of 16 – 26 to join the Young Adult Council.

Candidates who are passionate about disability rights, have experience with self-advocacy, and/or have participated in systems advocacy are encouraged to apply. This one-year commitment provides an extraordinary leadership experience. Young adults will have the opportunity to receive mentoring opportunities from other people with disabilities, learn disability history, and develop advocacy skills. Scholarships to state and national conferences will become available after the first year of service.

All application materials are due by 5:00 pm EDT, Friday, December 15th, 2017. Questions regarding this application and completed application materials should be addressed to Joe Gunn at or 317-626-2388 (ext. 231)

YAC Application