This free workshop aims to benefit families just entering the adult disability world, as well as being a great 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. Geoffrey is a licensed Massachusetts attorney who practiced Special Needs Law for many years before joining Disability Lifespan Solutions (DLS) as Director. 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.
This Disability Lifespan Solutions Workshop will cover 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.
This workshop is free and open to the public. RSVP is required.
This event has been postponed and the new date, time, and location are currently TBD.
Please contact us at email@example.com or 781-693-1216 for more information.