CPAD Newsletter (August 2017)

CPAD LA Headquarter

  If I work, what happen to my SSI benefits?
            Can I still keep my MediCal?

   SSI & Medicaid

                 “SSI Benefits & Work”

           Date:   9/13/2017, Wednesday
           Time:      10 am to Noon
           Place:  Asian Youth Center
                           100 Clary Ave.,
                    San Gabriel, CA  91778

Speaker Venessa Mende & Bryan Apodaca of Work Incentives Planners, Department of Rehabilitation will provide information on employment support/work incentive programs (More ...)

CPAD Orange County Chapter

“ Social Security Disability Benefits”

        Date:   August 19, 2017
        Time:   Saturday, 2 pm to 4 pm
        Place:         OCAAC
               225 W. Carl Karcher Way,  
                   Anaheim, CA 92801

Speaker Jacqueline Miller, Esq.of Disability Rights will provide us with information about cash benefits through Social Security including Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and Social Security Administration (SSA) Income for our children with disabilities. (More...)


CPAD Corner (August 2017)

CPAD LA Headquarter

Justice & Equity Leadership Training - On 7/8/2017, 5 CPAD Board members and 4 parents along with over 100 ethnic parents, caretakers and supports of people with disabilities gathered together for a community organizing leadership training--Justice Equity Leadership Training. The training was sponsored by a newly formed coalition of ethnic minority community based organizations serving the minority disability (More...)

justice and equity leadership training

CPAD Orange County Chapter

On June 17th, 2017, the Orange County Chapter of CPAD invited Ms. Cathy Liu and her daughter to our monthly meeting to share their journey in overcoming difficulties of living and growing with autism. Through perseverance and tireless hard work, mother and daughter became best friends and partners in life. Daughter recently graduated from Biola University and finally found a job that she enjoys very much after going through grilling job seeking efforts. (More…)

Mrs. Liu and daughter