Workshop - Turning 18: Guardianship & Transition to Adult Services
Garfield Park Academy has recruited Adam Wilson, Esq., of Hinkle, Fingles, Prior & Fischer, to present this workshop for parents, guardians, special education teachers and support teams. This workshop will discuss: • Parent’s rights and school obligations under IDEA’s requirements. • Government services when an individual with disabilities turns 18 and 21. • Accessing SSI, Medicaid, Medicaid waivers, DDD, DVRS, day and residential services. • Specific assessment and service planning tools.