Are you a parent of a child/young adult/adult with an Intellectual and/or Developmental Disability (IDD)? Do you ever feel overwhelmed as you help your child/young adult/adult with their life journey? Would you like to meet other Nativity Parish families, concerned parishioners with a calling to assist, and/or families from the surrounding area navigating similar challenges? The Nativity Parish IDD Support Group wants to be there for you on your journey.
The range of areas that families and individuals need support is varied. Representative areas of assistance/information include but is not limited to: Transition to Adulthood; Navigating the Social Services System (e.g., Community Services Board, Social Security, Medicaid; Providers); Medicaid Waivers; Waiver Slots; Waiver Wait List; Guardianship; Work and Vocations; Day Support; Finding a place to live long term; Financial Planning; and Education; Life Planning; and Individual Education Plans (IEPs).