A Brief Overview By the time you are 16 years old, the school is required to invite you to your IEP meetings. You can attend any time, and leading your own meeting is a great way to learn important skills. If you need more help at school or aren’t learning what you need to learn, Read More
Enjoy a wonderful night out with friends, tasty appetizers and entree, join in the dessert dash – all while giving back to such an important cause! Funds raised will support youth with disabilities! You can purchase online or by calling 253-565-2266 ext. 103. And yes, please purchase tickets for yourself, friends, loved ones – the more Read More
In the second episode of Journeys in Healthcare from a Youth Perspective, Alissa shares about her experience with multiple healthcare needs. From getting diagnosed with asthma as a baby, to getting diagnosed with chronic depression and anxiety, panic disorder, and selective mutism in second grade. Then later in high school Alyssa got diagnosed with Autism. Read More
Living with a disability can be difficult and costly. Adults who receive benefits from the Social Security Administration because of disability often are challenged to improve their life circumstances because of a $2,000 resource limit. This limit means that a person receiving payments from Supplemental Security Income (SSI) or the Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) Read More
Meet Ivanova, IDD civil rights advocate telling you all about her life.