Events

Sep
13
Wed
Understanding SSI and SSDI Benefits and Work Incentives
Sep 13 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Understanding SSI and SSDI Benefits and Work Incentives
September 13th, 2017
10:00am to 4:00pm
IowaWORKS Greater Siouxland
2508 4th St.
Sioux City, IA 51101
Cost is $100/per person

Agenda
Title II – Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI)
Title XVI – Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
Work Incentives
(IRWE, PASS, BWE, TWP, EPE, ExR, 1619B, SEIE, Subsidy)
Medicaid, Medicaid
ABLEnow
& any other questions you may have

Understanding disability benefits is a valuable resource to any agency or service provider that works with individuals receiving Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) or Supplemental Security Income (SSI).
This dynamic training will give you basic information about how to better answer these questions for your customers/consumers. As well as provide an overview of the various work incentives

Please print out the registration form on our website at disabilityrightsiowa.org and send it in with your check or money order to 400 East Court Avenue Suite 300, Des Moines, IA 50309, attention Linda Firkins

If you have any questions or if you have a disability requiring special meeting accommodations, please contact Tammy Crouch or Mistie Johnson at 800-779-2502
Our Mission: To defend and promote the human and legal rights of Iowans with disabilities.

Benefits Training flyer Sioux City September 13th, 2017

 

Benefits Planning Registration Form

Sep
20
Wed
Make Your Mark Self Advocacy Conference
Sep 20 @ 12:00 pm – Sep 22 @ 12:30 pm

2017 Make Your Mark! Self Advocacy Conference

Change. It seems to be the one constant in life. Learn how you can prepare for and be a part of the changes that are happening in your life and around you. Head home from this conference with the power to embrace and ignite change.

  • Wednesday, September 20, 2017 – Friday, September 22, 2017
    3:00 PM – 12:30 PM
    Central Time
  • Honey Creek Resort on Rathbun Lake
    12633 Resort Drive
    Moravia, Iowa 52571

For full conference details visit the Make Your Mark Self Advocacy Conference webpage or idaction.org

Oct
3
Tue
Annual Mental Health Conference
Oct 3 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

2017 Annual Mental Health Conference

October 3, 2017

Holiday Inn Airport Conference Center
6111 Fleur Drive
Des Moines,  IA  50321

The 2017 Annual Mental Health Conference is designed for professionals, clinicians, administrators, educators, consumers, family members, advocates and other providers.

Stipends are available for the 2017 Mental Health Conference. Please see the stipend registration form, conference agenda and conference brochure.  See the email below for a brief overview of the conference.  Stipends are for individuals with lived experience of mental illness or family members of individuals with a mental illness.

 

Online Registration

Stipend Registration

Agenda

Brochure with Session Descriptions 2017 Mental Health Conference