PASS Plans as an Employment Funding Source for Students and Young Adults FY19

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Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
Wednesday, January 23, 2019, 9:00 - 11:00 AM
Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 09:00 AM until 11:00 AM
Location and Delivery Method
Delivery Method
Online / Web Delivered
Software
Zoom
Contact Person
Roger Shelley
Support Phone
(406) 445-9168
Support Email
roger@alaskachd.org
Support Website
https://zoom.us
Cost Range
$40.00

Host And Instructor

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Host
Rural AKHealth Professions Foundation/AKTraining Cooperative
Instructor
Roger Shelley, 406-445-9168, roger@alaskachd.org

Training Overview Description

Plans to Achieve Self Support (PASS) have been used by people with disabilities, parents, and organizational personnel for several years to provide services, equipment and training to employment seekers. Money for resources is supplied by having two SSA payment checks per month (SSDI and SSI), working and losing minimal amounts of money out of the SSI check, having more than $2,000 in resources (SSI/Medicaid), and receiving SSDI (and being able to qualify for SSI).

In this two hour session learn the basics of who can have a PASS, what the PASS may be used for, and how to write a PASS that can be authorized by SSA by using the plan form as an example. Learn basic PASS (Plan to Achieve Self Support) plan writing. Who is eligible? Where does the money come from? What can a PASS buy? Who can write PASSes? These questions and more will be answered in this basic two hour class.

This training will be accessible through Zoom (webinar format) so you can participate from your desk. Materials sent upon registration. Technical assistance after completion of the class.

Event-specific Details

Be sure to be on time; we start at 9:00 AM sharp.

Traumatic Brain Injury
Trauma
Statewide Employment Services Training
FASD
Developmental Disabilities
Chronic Alcoholism and Other Substance Related Disorders
Behavioral Health/Mental Illness
Autism Spectrum Disorders
All Health Care
All Education K-12 & Postsecondary faculty, staff, and students
All Direct Support Services/Care Givers
All Developmental Disabilities
All Behavioral Health / Social
All Tribal Services/Tribal Government

Registration Information

Training Materials: All materials will be made available upon completion of registration and payment.

Video Conferencing Information: This training will be delivered as a webinar using Zoom software. YOU MUST PREPARE FOR THE WEBINAR PRIOR TO THE DAY OF THE TRAINING. PLEASE GO TO https://zoom.us/ and follow instructions to download the software. To view a video on how to join a meeting go to: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362193-How-Do-I-Join-A-Meeting.**

Zoom can be used on a PC or Mac, laptop, IPad, tablet or smartphone and requires an Internet connection, a microphone and preferably a camera (most devices have a built-in mic and camera). ALL CONNECTIVITY SHOULD BE PREPARED BEFORE THE DAY OF THE TRAINING.

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