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Preparing Your Child for College

August 4, 2023

Planning for College with Achieva

August 1, 2023

Access to Higher Education Using Medicaid Waiver Funding

May 25, 2023

If you have an adult child who receives Medicaid waiver funding, you may be able to use those funds for payment of higher education tuition, fees, and support services.

Employment Outcomes for Students in Inclusive College Programs

May 25, 2023

Using the IEP to Pay for College

May 25, 2023

Empowered Voices: Charting the LifeCourse and What is Important to Me

July 26, 2022

Life Trajectory Worksheet for Empowered Voices

July 26, 2022

How to Pay for College for a Student with an ID

March 28, 2022

Authorization for Release of Records and Confidential Information

March 3, 2022

Crime Victims with Disabilities Know Your Rights

February 3, 2022

This fact sheet will discuss the different types of abuse and common barriers to justice for victims with disabilities.

504 Plans

December 20, 2021

A student who does not qualify for special education services via an Individual Education Program (IEP) may still qualify for services under a 504 plan.

Home and Community-Based Waivers (HCBW)

July 13, 2021

Home and Community-Based Services provide opportunities for eligible Medicaid beneficiaries to receive services in their own home or community rather than institutions or other isolated settings.