We pour our hearts and souls into this work!
There are many ways to help support our mission...
Volunteer: Are you looking for a volunteer opportunity where you get to connect with people while sharing your hobbies and interests? Join us at CSN! We love connecting with our community and learning new things. LEARN MORE
Internship: Do you need an internship to fulfill a class requirement or gain work experience? Do you want to work with a diverse population in a fun environment while also boosting your resume? At CSN you will interact with individuals with different abilities to gain a better understanding of all people along with new ways to communicate and work together. EMAIL US YOUR RESUME & LEARN MORE
Our employment program matches clients who want to work and employers that need team members. 96% of our clients who want to work are working in paid jobs. CSN collaborates with an amazing array of employers in the Madison area. We provide training, job placement, and ongoing coaching. LEARN MORE
Visit CSN: Do you have a hobby or talent you’d like to share with our clients? We would love to have you as a Guest Speaker or Visiting Artist! Learn more about our guest speakers and how to become one. LEARN MORE
Invite Us To Visit You: We also provide community education through our SALSO Presentations! Strong Artistic Ladies Speak Out presentations are a unique educational opportunity. We have put together a 60-min. presentation that takes viewers on a visual journey through the history of disabilities from very personal perspectives. LEARN MORE
Help us build an even stronger Madison through a number of our creative community building programs:
Hire our Speaker’s Bureau: LEARN MORE
Host an Art Gallery Event: The art gallery events highlight the clients’ perspectives. We want people to leave the shows having gained new knowledge of how:
Our clients are just like everyone else
They are capable of telling their own story
They have talents to share
The viewers can participate in making this a better community for our clients
Our gallery pieces (which are two dimensional) are ready to be hung in a variety of settings and we are currently seeking hosts for one month at a time. Depending on the host space availability, we can expand or contract how many pieces are hung in any given location. LEARN MORE