Wednesday Jones

Wednesday is 25 years old and lives in Columbia, South Carolina. They work at Able South Carolina, a Center for Independent Living. Wednesday is an Employment and Financial Literacy Specialist, supporting other people with disabilities to reach their employment and financial goals. She also does peer-mentoring, assisting people in learning independent living skills and giving presentations. They are passionate about health care access for disabled people and addressing issues that affect disabled people with other marginalized identities. Wednesday is excited to be learning more about Supported Decision-Making as a Youth Co-Lead and a Youth Ambassador. She is also excited to continue advocating for alternatives to guardianship.

Wednesday's Showcase

Wednesday talks about the importance of informing youth about supported decision-making. She is creating a resource guide targeting 1 to 5 year-old children.