Highlighted Webinar

Why an Independent Facilitator Can be a Game Changer for Your Self-Determination Experience

For: Everyone

Learn why Independent Facilitators are helpful to your success in the Self-Determination Program. You’ll learn their role during enrollment and beyond, things to think about when selecting an Independent Facilitator, and receive guidance on how to find an Independent Facilitator.

Upcoming Webinars

All English webinars have translators available for Spanish | Todas las clases virtuales de inglés tienen traductores disponibles para español

Una guía paso a paso al programa de autodeterminación de California

Martes 26 de enero de 2021 de 16:00 a 17:30 h. PST

Aprenda cómo inscribirse en el Programa de Autodeterminación en California y obtenga una guía paso a paso sobre cómo comenzar.

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Para asistencia con el registro, preguntas, conflictos, necesidades o adaptaciones adicionales, póngase en contacto con rebecca.sitorus@finnpartners.com.

How to Select a Self-Determination FMS and an FMS Model That Works for Your Life

Feb. 9, Tuesday: Time TBA

For: Everyone

In this webinar, learn about the most important things to think about when selecting your FMS. Also learn about the differences and benefits of the three FMS models. This will help you can choose the option that works best for you.

This webinar is free to attend.

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Enrolling in the Self-Determination Program: What You Need to Get Started

Feb. 24, Wednesday: Time TBA

For: Everyone

In this webinar, get tips on how to prepare for the Self-Determination enrollment process. Learn about:
  • Who to talk to
  • What documents/information you’ll need
  • Where to find resources to make the experience run smoother.

This webinar is free to attend.

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Spending Plan 101

April 2021: Date TBA

For: Everyone

In this webinar, learn why you need to develop a spending plan and about key components of that plan. Then get a sneak peek of a new tool that will make generating spending plans a breeze.

This webinar is free to attend.

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How to Get Your Budget Certified with Your Regional Center

April 2021: Date TBA

For: Everyone

Don’t be intimidated by the budget process. Learn how to work with your Regional Center to move this step along faster and easier.

This webinar is free to attend.

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How to Build Person-Centered Plans for Self-Determination Participants

April 2021: Date TBA

For: Everyone

In this session, GT Independence and panelists will walk attendees through the steps of building a person-centered plan for the Self-Determination enrollment process in California. The webinar will include a 45-minute presentation followed by a 15-minute question-and-answer period.

This webinar is free to attend.

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Turning Your Self-Determination Budget Into a Spending Plan

April 2021: Date TBA

For: Everyone

Don’t let the numbers and process slow your enrollment down. GT Independence will share tips on how to quickly turn your approved budget into a spending plan. All with new support tools that make it easier than ever.

This webinar is free to attend.

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Crossing the Self-Determination Enrollment Finish Line: How to Manage the Final Details

May 2021: Date TBA

For: Everyone

We’re one month away from the Self-Determination Program kick-off in California! Join us to review some areas in the enrollment process that appear to be the biggest hurdles. (For families and regional centers). Walk away afterward with helpful insights that help you easily complete your enrollment.

This webinar is free to attend.

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You’re Enrolled in the Self-Determination Program–Now What?

May 2021: Date TBA

For: Everyone

We’ll help you (and everyone involved in Self-Determination) learn about what to expect once you’re enrolled. This includes everyone’s roles, managing the budget, and getting the most out of the program.

This webinar is free to attend.

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Let’s Get Ready to Enroll: Q&A Session

June 2021: Date and Time TBA

For: Everyone

Still have questions about the Self-Determination Program in California? Join us for a guided Q&A session. This session answer questions on Self-Determination and the enrollment process.

This webinar is free to attend.

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Self-Determination in California: How to Get Started Today

June 2021: Date and Time TBA

For: Everyone

The Self-Determination Program just kicked off in California. In This webinar, you can:

  • Learn why it might be the right choice for you
  • How to get started with your enrollment
  • Who to work with
  • What information you’ll need to get started
  • What to do once you’re enrolled

This webinar is free to attend.

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Próximas clases virtuales

Cómo los proveedores de FMS pueden simplificar el proceso de autodeterminación para familias en California

Enero 2021: Fecha por determinar

Para: Centros regionales

Conozca los diversos modelos de FMS para la autodeterminación y conozca cómo FMS apoya a los participantes y las familias en California.

Registro pendiente.

Cómo administrar los servicios del programa de autodeterminación después de la inscripción

Enero 2021: Fecha por determinar

Para: Todos

Ahora que está inscrito en el programa de autodeterminación en California, ¿qué sigue? Cómo su proveedor de FMS lo ayudará a largo plazo.

Registro pendiente.

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Próximamente clases virtuales en Español

Why an Independent Facilitator Can be a Game Changer for Your Self-Determination Experience

For: Everyone

Learn why Independent Facilitators are helpful to your success in the Self-Determination Program. You’ll learn their role during enrollment and beyond, things to think about when selecting an Independent Facilitator, and receive guidance on how to find an Independent Facilitator.

How to Build Person-Centered Plans for Self-Determination Participants in California

For: Everyone

In this session, GT Independence and panelists walk attendees through the steps of building a person-centered plan for the Self-Determination enrollment process in California. The webinar includes a 45-minute presentation followed by a 15-minute question-and-answer period.

How FMS Providers Can Simplify the Self-Determination Process for Families in California

For: Participants and Families

Join GT Independence as we walk you through the Self-Determination Program and enrollment process. You will be empowered to stay ahead of potential roadblocks by having a better understanding of requirements during each step. We’ll also share available resources and talk about who can provide support and assistance throughout the process.

Self-Determination Lunch & Learn

For: Regional Center Service Coordinators

GT Independence and Regional Center representatives collaborate on a lunch & learn that includes in-depth, interactive Self-Determination Program training. During the session, we provide an overview of California’s Self-Determination Program, enrollment steps, roles and responsibilities, FMS models, budget certification, and spending plan formation.

A Step-by-Step Guide to the Self-Determination Program in California

Learn more about how self-determination works in the state of California, and get a step-by-step overview of how you can get started.

Breaking Through Solvable Roadblocks in California

Figuring out self-determination can feel complicated at first glance–but it doesn’t have to be. Check out this free webinar that gives an overview of the program, along with the most common roadblocks to self-determination, and how to break through them.

Clases virtuales

Una guia paso a paso para las familias en California hacia el programa de autodetermination

Obtenga más información sobre el programa de autodeterminación. Esto también describirá el proceso y las varias partes que cada persona juega durante la inscripción.

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