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Independent Facilitator Training for Self-Determination Program

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Shriners Hospitals for Children

2425 Stockton Boulevard

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Sacramento, CA 95817

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This training is for individuals with developmental disabilities, family members, and other community members, staff, advocates, professionals, or anyone interested in learning to become a paid or volunteer Independent Facilitator in the Regional Center's Self-Determination Program (funded by the Department of Developmental Services). The following topics will be addressed:

  • History and current status of the Self-Determination Program in California

  • Person-Centered Planning; identifying hopes, goals, and dreams; making informed decisions

  • The role of the Independent Facilitator; Principles of Self-Determination

  • Role of the Service Coordinator, Regional Center, and the development of the Individual Program Plan (IPP)

  • Individual Budget, Spending Plan, and the role of the Financial Management Service

  • Background checks, reducing the risk of abuse, and Mandated Reporting

Offered through a collaborative of self-advocates, family advocates, and agencies serving people with intellectual or developmental disabilities in the greater Sacramento region.

This training is free but reservation is required. Please reserve your spot through Eventbrite or call Ravita Devi 916-263-7930 or email Ravita.devi@scdd.ca.gov with any questions.

Childcare is not available for this event.

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Pursuant to Government Code Sections 11123.1 and 11125(f), individuals with disabilities who require accessible alternative formats of the agenda and related meeting materials and/or auxiliary aids/services such as translation to participate in the meeting should contact ravita.devi@scdd.ca.gov no later than 9/30/2019 if possible.

Once you register, you will be contact with additional details.

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2425 Stockton Boulevard

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Sacramento, CA 95817

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