Parents Approach Waiver Changes with Fear, Trepidation

2015-09-21T16:33:47+00:00 September 21st, 2015|A Life of Their Own, Families, News|

When the family of someone with a disability hears rumors of change to their Community Integration Habilitation (CIH) waiver services, the first response is fear.  This daunting fear and confusion drove an emotional CIH Transform Town Hall Meeting in South Bend [...]

Parents find answers at Transition Resource Fair

2015-09-18T17:01:27+00:00 September 18th, 2015|A Life of Their Own, Families, News|

Parents took advantage of a rare opportunity to meet with disability service providers from state, federal and local agencies all gathered in one place Saturday, Sept. 12, for a Transition Resource Fair at Indiana University South Bend. “It’s amazingly resourceful for [...]

Transition fair provides road map for what comes next

2015-09-02T11:20:57+00:00 September 2nd, 2015|A Life of Their Own, Administration, Community, News|

Click HERE for the full-size flyer. Graduating from high school is a big step for any student. What comes next? More Education? A job? Free time at home? The questions may be overwhelming. For students with disabilities and their families, the [...]