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Understanding Self-Direction & Participant Directed Goods and Services
March 8, 2023 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm| Free
A free, virtual training session for families and individuals with disabilities who have Level One, IO, and SELF Waivers and for professionals who serve individuals with disabilities.
We will cover:
- What is Self-Direction?
- How can it benefit people with disabilities and their families?
- Explanation of terms, such as: Participant Directed Goods and Services (PDGS), Participant Directed Homemaker Personal Care (PDHPC), Employer of Record, and Financial Management Services
- How does it work for people in Ohio’s Developmental Disabilities System?
- What are the steps for getting the items I need and my services started?
Joelyn Karlson, Policy Manager, Medicaid Development & Administration, Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities (DODD)
Sarah Davies, Director of Relationships, GT Independence
Date: Wednesday, March 8, 2023
Time: 6:30pm – 8:00pm via Zoom
Amy Clawson, Northern Ohio Family Support Specialist at Ohio Family to Family
Email: Amy.Clawson@cchmc.org or Phone: 513-803-2419