CPAD Newsletter (July 2014)

CPAD Community Resource Center (CPRC) - Parent Support Meeting

Bruce Harrell: Regional Center - Self-Determination

 June 28, 2014, Saturday
 12:00 noon - 2:00pm

First Christian Church of Alhambra
 220 South 5th Street,
 Alhambra, CA 91801

Self-Determination gives people the authority to control the money that is spent on the services they receive. The person will be given an “individualized budget” for the year and can then decide how that money is spent. The law establishes “facilitators” to help the person plan his or her life and stay within their budget. The law also creates a “Fiscal Management Service” (FMS) that acts as the “bank,” holding the funds, paying the people the person hires, doing background checks, and paying required insurance. People who are interested should educate themselves now so they are ready when the time comes....

CPAD Orange County Chapter - Workshop

Regional Center IPP Process and How to Access Services

August 16, 2014, Saturday
 2:00 noon - 4:00pm
Orange County Adult Achievement Center
 225 W. Carl Karcher Way,
 Anaheim, CA 91801

Come learn about the Regional Center Individual Program Plan (IPP) process and how to access services from Ms. Scarlett VonThenen of Area Board XI.  Topics include IPP components, preparation, setting appropriate goals, and RCOC purchase of service guidelines.

To view Alhambra information, please open the following PDF file:  CPAD 7-14 Newsletter - CPRC

To view OC information, please open t he following PDF file:  CPAD 7-14 Newsletter - OC Chapter