Wed, Jan 26 from 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Learn about Self Direction, a model of long-term care service delivery, with the Southern Tier Special Education Task Force’s webinar “Navigating OPWDD’s Self Direction Program; Is it right for your loved one?” on Wednesday, Jan 26, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Join a discussion on self-direction from different perspectives. Learn who you will be working with to create your loved one’s budget and their important role in your plan. Ask questions to help you better understand if self-direction is the right choice for you. Hear a parent perspective on the process and hear about the services available and how they can meet the needs of your loved one.

Presenters include Alicia Krey, Fiscal Intermediary Coordinator, Michael Hague, Self-Direction Broker, and Lindsey Holcomb, Parent.

SPACE IS LIMITED. Upon completing registration, you will receive an e-mail with webinar call-in information. All trainings will have closed captioning. ASL interpretation available upon request.

For additional information or accommodations contact Nancy Nowak at Nancy.Nowak@drny.org or (516) 238.1261.

The Southern Tier Task Force is committed to improving educational access and outcomes for students with disabilities through a collaborative regional and statewide network of stakeholders representing a variety of perspectives in addressing the special education needs of students in Broome, Tioga, Tompkins, Chemung, Cortland, Chenango, Otsego, and Delaware counties, as well as New York State.