Date(s) - 08/20/2019
10:00 am - 1:30 pm
Supported Employment Action Team Speak Up to Get the Job You Want – 8-20-19
August 20, 2019 @ 10:00AM — 1:30PM
Southern Illinois Center for Independent Living
2135 W. Ramada Lane
Carbondale, IL 62901
Learn More About Supported Employment – Register here
The goal of the training is to engage with people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families around the supported employment process in Illinois to help more people get the jobs they want.
Trainings will be held from 10am-1:30pm:
9:00 am – Registration and Coffee
10:00 – Welcome and Introductions about SEAT
10:15 – Self-advocacy and the Power of Employment; How your family, friends, providers, ISCs can help
10:45 – Navigating the Supported Employment Process
Janet Rollings, Division of Developmental Disabilities
Kristin Wagner/John Marchioro/Andrea Standley, Division of Rehabilitation Services
12:00 pm – Working Lunch: What is your next step for employment?
12:30 – Supported Employment Success Story
1:00 – Systems Advocacy
1:30 – Evaluate and Conclude
Trainings are FREE and include lunch.
Consumer and family travel stipends are available.
For more information and to register, please go to www.thearcofil.org/events and/or contact Meg Cooch at email@example.com or 773.558.5136.
The SEAT Project is funded by the Illinois Council on Developmental Disabilities.