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SoonerSUCCESS Tulsa On The Road Family Perspective Confrerence

Sooner SUCCESS

Tuesday, April 29, 2014 from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM (CDT)

Tulsa, OK

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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:https://soonersuccessontheroadtulsa.eventbrite.com

Sponsored by: SoonerSUCCESS •Oklahoma PTA • Developmental Disabilities Services (OKDHS/DDS)

Tuesday, April 29, 2014     PERKINS AUDITORIUM-SIGNS TO LOCATION

Schusterman Center,University of Oklahoma/Tulsa Campus,4502 E. 41st, Tulsa OK. 918.660.3307

Agenda                Morning Session

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

8:30am-9:20am---Service Panel

  • Community Guide-How to use the Community Guide in navigating eligibility of services
  • TEFRA—Medicaid for children with disabilities only the child’s income is counted.
  • SSI/DCP-Social Security/Disabled Children’s Program- Overview of  Program
  • Make Promises Happen Camp—Overview of camp activities.
  • DDS- Guardianship overview
  • TARC- Learn to be guardian, or join the OK AIM Monitoring Team
  • Epilepsy Association of Oklahoma- OVerview of services.

9:25am -10:25am—Advocacy and Support Panel

  • Partners in      Policymaking—Learn in 9 months how to be an advocacy expert for your family member and yourself..
  • Down Syndrome Association of Tulsa—Services and support groups.
  • Easter Seals of Oklahoma-- Overview of services.
  • Oklahoma People First—Empowering self-advocates.
  • Oklahoma PTA- Overview of advocacy efforts.
  • Autism Center of Tulsa—Overview of services.
  • Sibshops- Overview of how to start one and what they are

Break 10:25am-10:35 am

  • 10:35am-11:00am-      Assistive Technology presentation--Oklahoma ABLE Tech
  • 11:00am-12:00pm-      Overview of Developmental Disabilities Services /DDS

 LUNCH (provided) 12:00pm- 1:00pm      Assistive Technology Demonstration at lunch.

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. 3-22 ages.
  • Department of Rehabilitation Services - Job information for your family member who has a disability.
  • Office of Disability Concerns- Overview of services.
  • DMHSAS-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 ages 0-26.
  • SoonerSTART-- Early intervention program ages  0-3.
  • Sooner SUCCESS – How your county Coordinator can help families navigate the system for services.

Call Lisa Debolt at 918-299-0941 or Lisa-Debolt@ouhsc.edu or

Gina Ferman at 918-699-5004 or Gina-Ferman@ouhsc.edu

Sally Selvidge at 405-812-5076 cell or Sally-Selvidge@ouhsc.edu

Thanks. Sally

 

 

 

Have questions about SoonerSUCCESS Tulsa On The Road Family Perspective Confrerence? Contact Sooner SUCCESS

When & Where


University of Oklahoma-Tulsa Perkins Auditorium
4502 E 41st St
Tulsa, OK 74135

Tuesday, April 29, 2014 from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM (CDT)


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Sooner SUCCESS

 

Serving-Supporting-Building INCLUSIVE Communites for Oklahoma Children and youth.


The Mission of Sooner SUCCESS is to advance an INCLUSIVE comprehensive, unified system of health, social and educational services for Oklahoma children and youth.



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