Parent Information Session with the Department of Persons with Developmental Disabilities (PDD) Alberta
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Parent Information Session with the Department of Persons with Developmental Disabilities (PDD) Alberta
Presented by: Nicole Phillion, Leona Lanti, Martha MacIntyre & Jennifer Cann
Date(s):
Tuesday, February 08, 2022 | 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Session Location:
Virtual Online, Any location, AB GET DIRECTIONS
About the Session:

This session is ideal for parents and guardians of students with developmental disabilities ages 15-17. 

Join case workers from the offices of Persons with Developmental Disabilities (PDD) Alberta and Office of the Public Guardian and Trustee (OPGT) Alberta as they explain the application process, eligibility and criteria for PDD and AISH.  The team will also discuss how PDD services can be provided either through an approved PDD service provider or through Family Managed Services as well as the process for Guardian/Trusteeship for adult children after they are 18 years of age.

About the Presenter(s):
Nicole Phillion

PDD Supervisor Peace River

Leona Lanti

PDD Supervisor Grande Prairie

Martha MacIntyre

Martha MacIntyre is currently the only Public Guardian Representative in Grande Prairie.    Martha has been with the Office of the Public Guardian and Trustee for the last four years (and counting!)

Martha is a Registered Social Worker, and a proud Maritimer.

 

The Office of the Public Guardian and Trustee - provides services, tools and support for personal and financial matters to vulnerable Albertans and their families.

OPGT Mission is: - To ensure the sustainable and efficient delivery of guardianship, trusteeship and related services to Albertans, while managing quality and risk and employing a sound evidence basis for our activities.

Jennifer Cann

PDD Coordinator Grande Prairie

Catering is not prepared in a nut/gluten-free environment.
Photography Release:
This is a public event with the likeliness of photo/video throughout the day. By attending, participants understand they may be captured in photo or video for future presentations or promotional material development. Please see conference hosts if you prefer to not be photographed.

Registration Fee:

$0.00

Audience:

Administrator/Administration, Curriculum Leaders/Leadeur de programme, Educational Assistant/Assistant en éducation, Learning Coaches/Accompagnateur pédagogique, Teachers/Enseignant, Trustee/Conseiller élu

Grade Level:

K-12/Tous niveaux Maternelle à 12

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PWSD