Self Advocates August 2018 Event!
Thank you to Elder Law Lexington, McClelland & Associates, PCLC for being a Living Hope Sponsor for the walk.
ElderLawLexington is the law firm of McClelland & Associates, PLLC. Their firm concentrates their practice to elder law and special needs counseling and estate planning. Robert McClelland holds an advanced Master of Laws degree in Elder Law from the Stetson University College of Law. He has been board certified by the National Elder Law Foundation and is designated as a Certified Elder Law Attorney. With attorneys Mark Maddox and Richard Dawahare, the firm has counseled hundreds of clients about Medicaid and long term care planning, Special Needs Planning, guardianship and VA benefits and currently serves as Trustee for the Kentucky Guardianship Association’s Pooled Special Needs Trust with over 200 special needs beneficiaries and more than 40 individual special needs trusts. The firm has also served as a professional legal guardian and conservator for multiple individuals for more than 20 years. We associate with the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Inc.; Special Needs Alliance, LLC; the National Guardianship Association; ElderCounsel, LLC; Kentucky Guardianship Association, Inc.; Mid-South Estate Planning Forum and the Bluegrass Estate Planning Counsel.
1795 Alysheba Way #2102
Lexington, KY 40509
In August, members of congress will be returning to their home states and districts. This is the perfect opportunity to voice your concerns and push the issues that matter to you. Below are several resources attached on SNAP and Medicaid that will greatly benefit those with disabilities in our communities. Be sure to check out our self advocates tab for tips on engaging with your legislators here.
For Medicaid, click here.
For Snap, click here.
We want to give a special thank you to Representative Derrick Graham for attending our meeting today. Your words and advice helped many individuals in becoming more involved with their legislators. We appreciate you taking the time to answer questions and look forward to your work in the capital.
For more information click here: Representative Derrick Graham’s Bio
If you haven’t done so already, please check out our new event! We hope to see you all there!
For more details, please visit our Event’s page!
A BIG THANK YOU GOES OUT TO
APPLIED BEHAVIORAL ADVANCEMENTS
FOR BEING A VICTORY SPONSOR FOR THE WALK
INNOVATIVE STRATEGIES FOR UNIQUE INDIVIDUALS
At ABA we believe providing the highest quality of behavior supports and related services in the State of Kentucky, we can make the world a better place to live for the individuals and the families we serve. With a State of the Art Facility and the most compassionate staff, our behavioral services cover a wide range of areas as everyone at ABA is committed to providing the highest quality behavioral services and related therapies.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE INCLUDE:
* Verbal aggression * Autism Spectrum Disorders * Mental Illness (schizophrenia, etc.) * Personality Disorders * and many more…
ABA, LLC PROVIDES:
* Functional Behavior Assessments * Behavior Support Plan Development * Training for Caregivers * Monitoring of Implemented Plans * Early Intervention Services (Autism)
* Speech Language Pathology * Person Centered Coaching * Community Access * Personal Assistance * MR/DD Waiver Programs * and many more…
Please visit their booth at the upcoming walk on August 11 for more information. Information about MPW, SLC, ABI waivers, and insurance services for kids and adults.
Join us for our exciting new program! It provides excellent opportunities for those in the community with Autism or other intellectual disabilities to simulate the airport experience and learn the ins & outs of travel. The event is free for all, so please register ASAP!