Disabilities support jargon. What’s LISS?

Mar 30, 18 Disabilities support jargon. What’s LISS?

Posted by in Maryland DDA

“Disabilities support jargon. What’s LISS? As much as we love to give our disabled children and family affection we can give it in may ways. LISS is not “kiss” misspelled. Actually, LISS stands for low-intensity support services. It’s a little bit of money for a little bit of support. But as we know,...

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Letter of Intent. An outline of care for your child or parent with a disability.

Feb 09, 18 Letter of Intent. An outline of care for your child or parent with a disability.

Posted by in Disabilities, Support

Letter of Intent. An outline of care for your child or parent with a disability. Parents of disabled children often worry about what will happen if they’re not around. Children of disabled parents wonder the same. Primary caregivers know the daily routine. They know food preferences. They know religious preferences (if any)....

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Where is Seth’s Mom? Gateway to Success Learning Center

Where is Seth’s Mom? Gateway to Success Learning Center In December 2017, Doc Mo and Seth held a meet and greet with Seth’s Mom and the Gateway to Success parents. It was a huge hit! The director, Ms. Tiara Montgomery, asked us to come back and speak with her staff. A special thank you to Ms. Cookie for being so engaged...

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Employment First Webinar on January 19, 2018 Maryland Developmental Disabilities Administration

Maryland Developmental Disabilities Administration Employment First Webinar – January 19, 2018 Are you growing weary with the idea of transformation, new waivers, new services, new initiatives, final rule compliance, end of 14c, etc.? If so, this webinar is for you! Staci Jones, Statewide Career and Employment Services...

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Family Support and Dispute Resolution Branch. Who are they and why you should know.

Dec 06, 17 Family Support and Dispute Resolution Branch. Who are they and why you should know.

Posted by in IEP, Maryland Dept. Education

Maryland State Department of Education Family Support and Dispute Resolution Branch Most schools and special educators are in it for the love of the job. They want to see our children succeed. Even if progress is incremental or can only be gauged in smiles, they take on the responsibility of educating our children because they have...

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Special needs planning cheat sheet. Time to plan! The clock is ticking!

Dec 06, 17 Special needs planning cheat sheet. Time to plan! The clock is ticking!

Posted by in Resources

We are busy people. We have work. We have school. We have businesses. We have a family. And we have children or family with special needs. Whether it’s autism or some other developmental disability. Whether it’s schizophrenia or Alzheimer’s, it’s important to take a breath and consider who will care for our...

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