Category Archives: Self-advocacy

Special Issue of “Possibilities in Education in Training” Is Published

Subject of article, Shane Fetui, tells his story... In recognition of Brain Injury Awareness Month, the Conner Training Connection is very pleased to announce the new issue of our quarterly newsletter, “Possibilities in Education and Training,” has been published. This is the first issue that features a story written by the subject of the article,…
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What’s New?

Iowa Olmstead Consumer Taskforce Now Accepting Applications  Membership Provides Opportunity to Support Full Community Inclusion The Olmstead Consumer Taskforce is currently accepting applications. The Taskforce believes people need more choices about where to live, work and play in their community. Members work with state agencies and others to ensure community integration is promoted in public policies…
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Our Newsletter

Possibilities Possibilities in Education and Training is a quarterly publication of the Center for Disabilities and Development, Iowa's University Center for Excellence on Disabilities at the University of Iowa Children's Hospital in Iowa City, Iowa. Possibilities - Summer 2018 Possibilities - Spring 2018 Possibilities - Winter 2018 Possibilities - Fall 2017 Possibilities - Summer 2017 Possibilities - Spring 2017 Possibilities - December 2016 Possibilities -…
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Statewide Organizations Announce Publication of Managed Care Resource

Handbook Explains Complicated System in Common Sense Terms The Iowa Managed Care Ombudsman Program, Disability Rights Iowa, and ID Action recently published “How to be Your Own Best Advocate:  A Guide on How to Navigate Managed Care in Iowa.”  The publication introduces readers to the concept of managed care, then covers key topics such as…
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