WHO: 
Bellmore-Merrick CHSD SEPTA  &  The Community Parent Center
 
WHAT: 
Don’t Wait -- Learn to Navigate!  Your Child May Be Eligible for Services and Entitlements Today! Presented by Stacey Astachovsky, MSW, FEGS Family Services.

At this presentation, parents will:

•        Get an overview of Office for Persons With Developmental Disabilities
•        Meet and get to know other parents who have children with special needs
•        Receive guidance in applying for benefits and entitlements
•        Learn how to navigate systems including, SSI, Medicaid and Medicaid Waiver
•        Get assistance in Transition Planning
•        Learn about parent workshops, teen leadership training and community service projects
 
WHEN: 
Monday, May 6th, 2013
7:45pm – 8:00pm Registration
8:00pm – 9:30pm Presentation
 
WHERE: 
Merrick Avenue Middle School Auditorium
1870 Merrick Avenue
Merrick, New York 11566
 
For questions/further information: Please contact Ellen Proszak,  SEPTA Co-President (516) 378-3509 or bellmoremerricksepta@gmail.com