Disability Awareness 101 Workshop

The workshop is designed to provide Parents, Grandparents, Caregivers, Advocates and all Professionals who support children with special healthcare needs and/or developmental disabilities with information about services and community resources.

Participants will learn about:

  • People First Language
  • Medicaid (including EPSDT and waivers)
  • School Topics
  • Advocacy
  • State and Federal Legislation including the Olmstead Decision, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and Individuals with Disabilities Education Action (IDEA)

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How do I apply for Medicaid?
  • What types of community services are available?
  • What is an IEP?
  • What are my rights as a parent or caregiver of a child with a disability?

Upcoming Date(s):

  • Training’s are on hold at this time.

Location:

Childkind Training Center
3107 Clairmont Road, Suite C
Atlanta, GA 30329

Cost

No cost to families or professionals (Childcare is not provided)

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