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Family Forums- DBHDD, Division of Developmental Disabilities

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Marietta 9/11, Lawrenceville 9/17, Macon 9/23, Savannah 9/25, Online Forum October 11

Multiple locations

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DBHDD's Division of Developmental Disabilities hosting a series of five public forums to collect feedback from families on services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities(I/DD).

Don’t miss this opportunity to meet the DBHDD division director, Mr. Ron Wakefield, and his team and to participate in a focused discussion on the direction of services for individuals with I/DD in Georgia.

At this meeting you will:

  • Receive updates from DBHDD on services such as: New I/DD Connects portal, NOW/COMP waiver services and planning list, supported employment, participant- direction service delivery model, crisis services, support coordination, and DBHDD regional field office operations.

  • Participate in a focused discussion with other families and provide feedback on currentI I/ DD services.

  • Network with other families who share your experiences and concerns.

  • Use your lived experience to impact the future of I/ DD services provided in Georgia.

Who should attend:

  • Self Advocates

  • Family members of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities who are currently receiving I/DD services or are on the planning list.

Dates:

September 11, Mansour Center - Marietta 6:30pm-8:30pm

September 17, Busbee Conference Center at Gwinnett Tech, Lawrenceville 6:30pm-8:30pm

September 23, Anderson Conference Center, Macon 6:30pm-8:30pm

September 25, Armstrong Conference Center, Savannah 6:30pm-8:30pm

October 11, Virtual Forum Noon-1:00pm

Please register by clicking the green button. Venue address is listed on the registration ticket. Details for the online virtual forums will be sent upon registration.

For planning purposes, accomodations requests must be made when registering for the events.

If you need further assistance, need to request accomodations, or have questions, contact the organizer at 888-512-5736 or rita@ritayoungassociates.com

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Marietta 9/11, Lawrenceville 9/17, Macon 9/23, Savannah 9/25, Online Forum October 11

Multiple locations

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