June 10, 2019 – What’s in a word? Service definitions and other key terms in self-direction

Are you a person with a disability, family members, service provider, or direct care worker?

Get answers to questions like:

  • What is a service definition, and why is it important?
  • What is Agency with Choice?
  • Am I eligible for “services my way”?

Join us for a Zoominar!

WHAT: “What’s in a word? Service definitions and other key terms in self-direction.”
WHEN: Monday, June 10, 2019, 10 to 11:30 AM
WHERE: From the comfort of your home or office. It is a Zoominar! (You will receive a link by email after registering.) You will need Zoom or a phone to participate.
WHY: Because when you direct your own services, “knowledge is power.”
WHO: This event is provided by the Institute on Disabilities at Temple University and the Pennsylvania Health Law Project, and funded by a grant from the Pennsylvania Developmental Disabilities Council.

Your Speakers: David Gates, Senior Attorney, PA Health Law Project;Tanya Teglo, Self-Advocate; and Holly Cruz, Self-Advocate
Your Moderator: Jamie Ray-Leonetti, Associate Director of Policy, Institute on Disabilities at Temple University

ACCOMMODATIONS: ** Any requests for reasonable accommodations should be made to Jamie Ray-Leonetti at jamie.ray-leonetti@temple.edu at least 48 hours prior to the event. **