Calendar of Events

The Ohio Developmental Disabilities Council provides information about events around Ohio and online covering topics that may be of interest to people with disabilities, their families and others. Would you like to have your event added to our calendar? Contact Kim Shoaf at kimberly.shoaf@dodd.ohio.gov or 614-466-5232. Please note that we do not necessarily endorse each event. The information is provided as a service to pass along information that may be of interest to the public.

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Calendar of Events

Supporting Youth and Young Adults in Adult Decision-Making: What are our Options?
Start Date/Time:
Wednesday, July 21, 2021 6:00 PM (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
End Date/Time:
Wednesday, July 21, 2021 8:00 PM (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
Recurring Event:
One time event
Importance:
Normal Priority
Category:
Advocacy/Leadership/Self-determination
Description:

Event announcement from Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, UCCEDD

Booster sessions are intended to provide information on the transition from school to adult life for youth with disabilities. Families, individuals with disabilities, educators, and other professionals are invited to attend these sessions at no cost.

upporting Youth and Young Adults in Adult Decision-Making: What are our Options?

Attendees of this panel session will examine the options available for young adults and their families after turning 18 years of age and will understand the differences between supported decision-making, power of attorney and guardianship. Attendees will also hear from families and what they took into consideration to make their decisions.

Speakers:

Amy Daniel, MSN, RN, CNOR, CCCTM | Complex Care Center at CCHMC

Maggie Scotece, Attorney at Law | Disability Rights Ohio

Sessions will be held virtually via Zoom. Sessions are free however registration is required to be sent a link to access the Zoom training.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

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