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On The Road Family Perspective Conference Stillwater OK

Sally Selvidge

Tuesday, March 26, 2013 from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM (CDT)

Stillwater, OK

On The Road Family Perspective Conference Stillwater OK

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ON THE ROAD FAMILY PERSPECTIVE CONFERENCE*

*For families who live with an individual with a disability

A one day conference that assists families in navigating a complex system.

REGISTER ONLINE AT: www.ontheroadconferencestillwater.eventbrite.com

Sponsored by:

Sooner SUCCESS • Oklahoma Department of Human Services/Developmental Disabilities Services Division (OKDHS/DDSD)

Everyone Welcome

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013

Seretean Wellness Center, 1514 W Hall of Fame, OSU Campus, Stillwater, OK 74078 ( tobacco free campus)

Agenda

Morning Session

  8:00am-8:30am           Registration (Light Breakfast) and Welcome 

 

8:30am -9:15am

                  

                      9:25am-10:25am

Service Panel

                      Advocacy/Support Panel

·         Sooner SUCCESS- How your county coordinator can help families navigate the system for services.

·         Partners and Policy Making – Learn in 9 months how to be an advocacy expert for your family member and yourself.

 

·         Make Promises Happen Camp-

       Respite for the family and fun for the family             member with a disability                     

·         Community Guide/Person-Centered Story-

Learn how a person-centered story can change a family member’s life. How to use the community guide in navigating eligibility of services.

·         TEFRA- Medicaid for children with disabilities- only the child’s income is counted.

 

·         TARC – Find a support group, learn to be a guardian, or join the OK Aim team.

·         Oklahoma Autism.Org- Learn about Autism, how to access services and support

 

·         Fathers Support Group—Help for fathers, talk to other fathers who have a child with a disability.

·         SSI/DCP—Social Security/ Disabled Children’s Program

·         Oklahoma People First- Teach Self-Advocates to be empowered advocates.

 

       

Break 10:25am-10:35 am

·         10:35am-11:00am- Assistive Technology presentation/Oklahoma ABLE Tech

·         11:00am-11:45am- Overview of Developmental Disabilities Services Division/DDSD

 

LUNCH (provided) 12:00pm- 12:30pm; 12:30pm to 1:00pm (Resource Tables with Presenters available for Q & A includes AT demonstration. Presenter will be scattered out at lunch tables).

Afternoon Session

1:00 pm to 3:00pm- State and Local Q and A Panel


·         Oklahoma Family Network- Become a family mentor to a family who has a child with a disability.

·         Oklahoma State Department of Ed/Special Education  -- Special Ed Overview

·         Department of Rehabilitation Services - Job information for your family member who has a disability.

·         ODMHSAS-Mental Health Wrap Around- Learn how wrap around can change the life of the family and person who has a mental Illness.

·         Okla. Disability Law Center/PEAPOD - (ODLC) – Learn parents rights under IDEA.

·         Okla. Parents Center-(OPC) - Trainings to learn to be a better advocate for your child.

·          Native American Parent Center- Outreach to Native American families who have a child with a disability.

                                                                                  

OSU Seretean Wellness Center

 LOT 74

From OKC – On I35, Exit 174 onto Hwy 51 to Stillwater: Go EAST on HWY 51. Travel to Western Street in Stillwater (the 4th traffic light); turn left (North). Western Street curves around and becomes Hall of Fame going East. The Wellness Center is the red brick building on your right or south at the traffic light (Walnut Street). Turn left (N) on Walnut Street directly across from the Wellness Center and immediately turn right into Lot 74. Avoid the first 3 South rows of that lot or you will be ticketed.All visitors must sign in at the Wellness Center front desk. Please sign the clipboard at the front desk and provide your name and license plate number.

 

From Tulsa: Either take the Cimarron Turnpike or Hwy 51 W

1. If you use the turnpike, Exit Perkins Road and go South until you come to Hall of Fame Rd. (approx. 5 miles) and turn Right. Continue on Hall of Fame Rd & turn R at Walnut St. (This is the 4th Stop Light). The Wellness Center is the red brick building directly S of the light. Park in Lot 74 (R side). Avoid the first 3 S rows of that lot or you will be ticketed. All visitors must sign in at the Wellness Center front desk. Please sign the clipboard at the front desk and provide your name and license plate

2. If you use Hwy 51 going West, turn R at Perkins Rd. (the Stillwater Mill is located on the SW corner), & travel to Hall of Fame Rd. (Blockbusters on L side, corner) and turn L. Continue on Hall of Fame Rd & turn R at Walnut St. (This is the 4th Stop Light). The Wellness Center is the red brick building directly S of the light. Park in Lot 74 (R side). Avoid the first 3 South rows of that lot or you will be ticketed. All visitors must sign in at the Wellness Center front desk. Please sign the clipboard at the front desk and provide your name and license plate.

Handicapped parking is available on the west side of the Wellness Center. Turn right just before the light at Walnut, park and enter through the west door.

Have questions about On The Road Family Perspective Conference Stillwater OK? Contact Sally Selvidge

When & Where



Seretean Wellness Center, OSU Campus
1514 W. Hall of Fame
Stillwater, OK 74078

Tuesday, March 26, 2013 from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM (CDT)


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