PF Stipend Form and Instructions

Please complete this form after a meeting or event for which you or your staff are to receive a stipend for attending.
Stipend and Reimbursement Forms and Instructions 2017 Fillable

PF Activity Summary

Please complete form after each chapter meeting/activity and submit to Melissa Southall via email, fax, telephone, or mail.
Phone: 1-877-334-6581 Toll Free
Fax: 304-865-2072
Mailing Address: 912 Market Street, Parkersburg, WV 26101

PF of WV Accomplishment Lists (Award Levels)

See how much progress you are making toward reaching the highest level of self advocacy in West Virginia, the Lifetime Achievement Level! Use this checklist to how active you are and watch as you move up the levels of self-advocacy at your own pace! Annual awards will be given to self-advocates who track their progress and record their accomplishments!

Planning Checklist For Trips and Activities

Use this checklist to help you prepare in advance for upcoming People First activities and trips.

Legislative Checklist

This Legislative Advocacy Checklist will show how being a part of People First has helped you advocate for yourself and others with your legislators.

Advocacy Activity Checklist

This Advocacy Checklist is designed to show you many activities you can be involved with and also track the ones you have already participated in.

Speak Up checklist

This Checklist will show you areas in your life that you may need to practice self-advocacy skills by speaking up and letting your voice be heard.

Template_Intro to Self Advocacy

This Advocacy Checklist is designed to show you how many ways self-advocacy can change your life and also show us how you already use the skills you learned from being part of People First.

Chapter Growth Checklist

This People First Local Chapter Growth Checklist will assist you with growth and membership in your local People First Chapter.

Self Advocacy Checklist

This Self Advocacy Checklist will help you discover how much you are using self advocacy skills in your life.

Lawmaker letter_template 2015

People First of WV will be visiting legislators at the capital in Charleston, WV in March of 2017 during the annual Disability Advocacy Day. We recommend you make contact with your legislators prior to your visit in January. We have provided you with a sample letter that you can use as a guide for writing to your lawmakers. Find out who your local legislative representatives are and how to contact them at the website:

Fundraising Basics

Here are some basic steps to developing a fundraiser to obtain money for your local People First Group.