Family Enrichment Commitee Presents: Bridging the Gap Between High School and Young Adult Services Webinars Sponsored by Abilities of Northwest Jersey, Inc.

Tuesday, March 16 -
Tuesday, April 27, 2021
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Family Enrichment Commitee Presents:  Bridging the Gap Between High School and Young Adult Services Webinars Sponsored by Abilities of Northwest Jersey, Inc.

Webinar Series BRIDGING THE GAP BETWEEN HIGH SCHOOL AND YOUNG ADULT SERVICES March 16, 2021 6:00- 7:00 PM Abilities of Northwest Jersey Inc.- Here to guide you toward innovative opportunities, supports, and the future Presented by: Karen Menke, Outreach and Care Coordinator, Abilities of Northwest Jersey Inc. An introduction to how Abilities of Northwest Jersey Inc. can support you and your family with your transition needs and our agency services overview. Family Enrichment Committee Presents: March 23, 2021 6:00- 7:00 PM Let us aide you in the Medicaid process Guest speaker: Darren Garansi, Senior Vice President Continuous Quality Improvement, Allies Inc. SSI/Medicaid are a necessity for DDD services. Attend this webinar to hear the how tos and the ins and outs of the application process. March 30, 2021 6:00- 7:00 PM Transitioning to Employment with DVRS Guest speaker: Renee Caratozzolo, Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor, New Jersey Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Services DVRS has much to o?er in the area of transition. Come hear how DVRS can support a student while in school and also support out of school youth between the ages of 16 and 24. April 13, 2021 6:00- 7:00 PM The ABC’s of DDD Services Guest speaker: Nkechi Okoli, MSW, LSW, Senior Coordinator, Employment First & Transition to 21, DHS - Division of Developmental Disabilities NJ The DDD application can be a daunting task to complete. Hear how the process is streamlined, how to complete the referral process and how to complete the required NJ CAT assessment. April 27, 2021 6:00- 7:00 PM I have DDD, now what? How to choose a Support Coordination Agency Guest speaker: Jaime Zahid, Community Supports Educator, The Boggs Center on Developmental Disabilities You have options! Learn how to properly choose a supports coordinator that will be a good ?t for you and your family

Age Groups
  • Adults
Community Services
Community
Employment / Training
Family & Support Services
Health Services
Intellectual and Developmental Needs

Last Updated: 03/09/21