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Reimagining Independence SymposiumJanuary 15 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

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January 15 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm


January 15
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Sid Jacobson JCC
300 Forest Dr
East Hills, NY 11548 United States
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Reimagining Independence Symposium

SJJCC’s Reimagining Independence Symposium is designed for professionals and families supporting those with special needs from birth to adulthood. Featuring:

  • Michelle S. Ballan, Ph.D. Workshop: Preparing for Independence across Adulthood
  • Regina Brandow, Brandow Law, Brian McIlvain, and Patricia “Trish” Calandra Workshop: OPWDD Eligibility, Housing Options, and How to Protect These Benefits
  • Dodie Daniels IEP Binder Workshop: Education Records Organizer

The symposium includes a fair with community vendors and OPWDD. Lunch is included. Advance registration is required by Thursday, January 12.

In the event of inclement weather, the symposium will be held virtually.

$20 per person

Current participants of SJJCC’s Center for People with Special Needs, please contact Mallory Schiff, mschiff@sjjcc.org, to attend a social program during workshop hours.