Alternatives to Guardianship webinar

The University of Montana Rural Institute for Inclusive Communities’ Transitions and Employment Projects is hosting a webinar on Tuesday, May 1, 2018, regarding the alternatives to guardianship.  This is for anyone who supports young adults with significant disabilities over the age of 18.  Various tools such as power of attorney will be discussed. Montana Transition Resources Project Coordinator Theresa Baldry and her son, Isaac, will present this webinar.  Register here to attend the webinar.  Visit the Rural Institute’s website for more information.

Transition from School to a Full Adult Life – Part 2

The University of Montana’s Rural Institute for Inclusive Communities is hosting a webinar about helping youth and young adults with disabilities make the transition from school to a full adult life.  This webinar is part 2 of the two-part series.  Ellen Condon, M. Ed., Director of the Transition and Employment Projects and the Montana Deaf-Blind Project at the Rural Institute for Inclusive Communities, and Melissa Dadmun, Project Coordinator for the Montana Deaf-Blind Project at the Rural Institute for Inclusive Communities, will be the presenters.  Topics discussed include:

  • Beginning early to plan the transition from school to adult life.
  • Setting expectations.
  • Identifying resources and agencies that can help with the transition.

Register here to attend the webinar.  Part 1 of the series is available here.