When:
January 30, 2019 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm America/Chicago Timezone
2019-01-30T19:30:00-06:00
2019-01-30T22:30:00-06:00
Where:
Oak Park and River Forest High School
201 Scoville Ave
Oak Park, IL 60302
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Pleshette Davis

TOPIC OVERVIEW

How to be successful in obtaining funding for a Developmentally Delayed Person -Join us with guest speaker Robert H. Farley Jr. – Legal specialist as he addresses the needs of children and adults with disabilities and their families. 

WHAT WILL BE ADDRESSED? 

• Why It Is Essential To Get On State of Illinois “Waiting List?”
• What To Do If You Cannot Wait For Your Child’s Name To Be Pulled From The Waiting List
• What Services Are Available For Your Child From The State of Illinois?
• Guardianship – How To Obtain / Is Guardianship Necessary?
• Special Needs Trusts
• Applying for SSI Benefits at age 18.
• Update on Current Litigation in Illinois On Behalf of Disabled Persons & How It Will Affect Your Child.
• Strategies To Obtain Funding For Disability Services & Overcome Those Persons Who Tell You That You Cannot Succeed Unless You Are An Emergency.

 

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

Parents, caregivers, those diagnosed with disabilities and all interested parties are welcome.

 

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