Events

November 21st, 2017

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Join The Arc of New Jersey Family Institute as they discuss the importance of self-advocacy and planning for adult life.

For additional information and to register, click here.

December 6th, 2017

9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Join The Arc of Essex County on Wednesday, December 6th from 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. to learn about the rewarding career opportunities currently available.  See the flyer below for additional information.

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6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

ABLE Accounts are tax-advantaged savings accounts for individuals with disabilities. Millions of individuals with disabilities depend on a wide variety of public benefits for income, health care, food and housing assistance. Eligibility for these public benefits (SSI, SNAP, Medicaid) require reporting no more than $2,000 in cash savings, retirement funds and other items of significant value.  

Hosted by The Arc of New Jersey Family Institute and presented by Robin Shaffert, Senior Executive of Individual and Family Supports at The Arc of the U.S., attendees will learn eligibility requirements and how ABLE Accounts can help when planning for the future.

For additional information and to register, click here.

December 12th, 2017

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

This webinar will provide information to help families and staff understand why so many persons with I/DD are dually eligible for both Medicaid and Medicare. The webinar will explain the ways that dual eligibles can access health care services, including prescription drugs. Some individuals with I/DD have private health insurance in addition to Medicaid and Medicare, and the webinar will also address this issue.

For additional information and to register, click here.