SSI info, mental health, and assistive tech workshops

Live webstreaming is available for all of these workshops. Just use the link below each description.

Assistive Technology to Increase Independence for Young Adults with Disabilities
Date: Wednesday, September 30, 2020
Time: 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM This workshop will explore tools for independence, including devices and apps for time management, tasks, medications, money, meals, transportation, and communication. Features that support those with vision loss will also be addressed. Location: Online Web Streaming   Register for this workshop

Educating Your Child with Mental Health Needs: Special Education and Distance Learning
Date: Tuesday, October 6, 2020; again on October 20 and November 2 Time: 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM This workshop focuses on the challenges students with mental health needs may experience with distance learning, including hybrid models, and offers strategies for using the IEP to provide support and instruction. Location: Online Web Streaming  
Register for this workshop (October 6)
Register for this workshop (October 20)
Register for this workshop (November 2)

Supplemental Security Income (SSI): First Steps
Date: Thursday, November 5, 2020
Time: 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM This workshop will provide basic information on applying for Supplemental Security Income (SSI) for young adults at age 18. Participants will learn how SSI can help youth meet postsecondary education, training, employment, and independent living goals. Location: Online Web Streaming   Register for this workshop  

If you’ve never taken advantage of resources for parents from the PACER center, you’re in for a treat. Check out these workshop opportunities, and visit for more!

Do you know of other resources we could post at the Eden Transition Alliance website? Tell us about it.

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