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SD Network
@sd-network
04/02/18 10:39:07AM
33 posts

April 2018 Featured Discussion Question: What are some interesting stories of people getting community jobs they like by using self-direction strategies?


Questions about Self-Directed Supports or Self-Determination


For many people with disabilities, finding employment can be challenging. What are  some interesting stories of people getting community jobs they like by using self-direction strategies?

Share your thoughts.  We can learn from one another by sharing our resources and experiences on here.  

SD Network
@sd-network
02/26/18 09:24:16AM
33 posts

March 2018 Featured Discussion Question: How can people use self-direction strategies to obtain affordable, accessible housing?


Questions about Self-Directed Supports or Self-Determination


Finding housing is often another major challenge for people with disabilities.  How can people use self-direction strategies to obtain affordable, accessible housing? 

Share your thoughts.  We can learn from one another by sharing our resources and experiences on here.  

SD Network
@sd-network
01/31/18 10:09:56AM
33 posts

February 2018 Featured Discussion: What are some promising ways to obtain affordable, accessible transportation using self-direction strategies?


Questions about Self-Directed Supports or Self-Determination


Transportation often seems to be a significant barrier for people with disabilities.  What are some promising ways to obtain affordable, accessible transportation using self-direction strategies?

Share your thoughts.  We can learn from one another by sharing our resources and experiences on here.  


updated by @sd-network: 01/31/18 10:55:31AM
SD Network
@sd-network
11/06/17 03:50:30PM
33 posts

2017 Self-Determination Conference


Open Discussion


We were so pleased to see so many of you at the 10th annual Self-Determination Conference. There were a ton of great sessions and events this year. What was your favorite part? What were some things that you learned? Do you have a funny story from the conference? Did something really inspire you?

Lets keep the conversation going! Share your comments, questions, and ideas here!


updated by @sd-network: 11/07/17 01:50:17PM
SD Network
@sd-network
10/27/16 02:34:29PM
33 posts

How will the proposed "40-hour" rule for IRIS affect you?


Wisconsin Long Term Care Redesign: Questions & Comments


The Wisconsin Dept. of Health Services is working on a 40-hour rule that will limit the number of hours that IRIS participants may have individual staff work for them. At this time, they are working on revising that rule (see this page for more info).

How will a "40-hour" rule affect you and your caregiver staff? What are your thoughts on this proposed rule?


updated by @sd-network: 10/27/16 02:34:53PM
SD Network
@sd-network
10/04/16 09:24:58AM
33 posts

What Are Your Hot Topics or Challenges?


Hot Topics and Challenges for Self-Determination


We know that there are a lot of you out there in the communities working together to understand, implement and create rewarding lives for elders and people with disabilities. 

We want to hear from you! What's your hot topic for self-determination these days?  Tell us what topics affect your everyday life.  What questions do you have about self-determination or disability related issues?

SD Network
@sd-network
03/03/16 12:21:09PM
33 posts

DHS Releases Concept Paper for LTC Redesign: What Do You Think?


Wisconsin Long Term Care Redesign: Questions & Comments


On March 2nd, the Wisconsin Dept. of Health Services released their concept paper for the redesign of the Long-Term Care System. (You can find that document here.) What do you think of the new system they are describing? How does it affect you or the people you care about? 

***A friendly reminder:We really encourage you to debate the facts and express your feelings regarding this issue. In respect for all individuals, we kindly ask that members refrain from posting anything that personally attacks any individual or reflects on partisan politics. We need to remain a non-partisan network. We reserve the right to remove any personal attack or political comment.


updated by @sd-network: 03/03/16 04:05:05PM
SD Network
@sd-network
02/23/16 07:24:07PM
33 posts

Questions and Comments about the SD Network


Welcome!

We want to hear from members about your experiences with the SD Network. Got questions about how something works? Suggestions for adding something or making something work a bit easier? Not sure why we set things up the way we have? Feel free to leave comments, suggestions, questions, etc. below.


updated by @sd-network: 02/24/16 10:58:53AM
SD Network
@sd-network
02/23/16 07:18:03PM
33 posts

Welcome to the Self-Determination Network


Welcome!

We're glad you've joined the SD Network. There are a few things you need to know.

  • Everyone is welcome to join (unless you're trying to sell something or are planning to spam people!)
  • Once you join, we hope you will post your questions, ideas, resources, photos, videos and more. Most of your posts will be added by going to your own profile page and clicking on the box that describes the post you'd like to make.
  • The only exception to this rule is the Discussion Forum. To add a discussion or to read and respond to discussions that others have posted, go to the Forum link under Connect (in the menu above).

Questions? Contact the SD Network Manager.


updated by @sd-network: 02/24/16 10:59:46AM
SD Network
@sd-network
11/13/15 09:27:48AM
33 posts

2015 Self-Determination Conference


Open Discussion

We were so pleased to see so many of you at this year's Self-Determination Conference. There were a ton of great sessions and events this year. What was your favorite part? What were some things that you learned? Do you have a funny story from the conference? Did something really inspire you?

Lets keep the conversation going! Share your comments, questions, and ideas here.


updated by @sd-network: 02/24/16 11:01:04AM
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