Weston Public Library, June 6th, 2018. Free & open to the public. For families just entering the adult disability world, or a refresher for those already at that stage of life. Presenter Geoffrey Misilo, Esq. is the Director of Disability Lifespan Solutions at Jewish Family & Children’s Service, and an attorney who practiced Special Needs Law. Hear about a range of adult disability issues including:
- “Turning 22” including guardianship and alternatives to guardianship.
- The eligibility, application, and prioritization process of DDS (Department of Developmental Services).
- The eligibility and application process for SSI/SSDI (Social Security Income).
- Other government benefits including Section 8, EBT (food stamps), etc.
DLS is a program staffed by experienced Family Advocates and Clinical Case Managers who work to promote the lifelong well-being of individuals with disabilities and their families.
RSVPs are required to firstname.lastname@example.org or 781-693-1216.