Speaker will discuss the social security programs available to your family member with a disability including SSI, SSDI, and DAC, the application process, and what to do if denied.
Speaker will discuss the programs and services available to your family member with a disability, including Medicaid, food assistance, and Adult Home Help.
Speaker will discuss how to use Person Centered Planning and Self-Determination to support your family member with a disability to live the life they want in their community.
Speaker will discuss the various options for supporting people in making important decisions, such as Power of Attorney, Representative Payee, and Trusts.
Speaker will discuss the legal requirements of IEPs regarding transition planning, career and interest assessments, student, family and school responsibilities, community resources, and how to make a smooth transition from school to post school life.