Entries by Meghan or Rebecca

Zoom with them! “In the Know- Community Supports and Services for All Ages Presentation”

“In the Know–Community Supports and Services for All Ages” Inclusion for Life Tuesday, June 16 6:30 – 8:00 PM Zoom Presentation Learn how a Kansan with an Intellectual or Developmental Disability (IDD) can access community service funding and why the Johnson County Developmental Disability Community Developmental Disability Organization (CDDO) is the single point of entry […]

Great Resources To Share From Minds Matter

We are sharing this information brought to you by Minds Matter. Your Resource Connection The needs of consumers and families can be complex and at times seem never ending.  Therapists, social workers and caregivers naturally find themselves in the role of helper.  Although we strive to do the best for those we support, it is […]

DRC Disability Rights Center of Kansas COVID-19 Resource Page

DRC’s COVID-19 Resource Page Anne, Check out this new COVID-19 Resource Guide by the Disability Rights Center of Kansas!  See link at the bottom of this email.  It has videos, information and resources for Kansans with disabilities and the Kansas disability stakeholder community regarding navigating disability rights and other disability issues during the COVID-19 pandemic. […]

Online Registration for SOAR Camp: SOARing For Gold

SOAR Special Needs is excited to announce that our online registration for our SOAR Camp: SOARing for Gold will open on Tuesday morning at 845am. We will be having an Olympic theme as this is the same week of the opening of the 2020 Summer Olympics. Watch your emails or go to soarspecialneeds.com to register. Camp will be July 20-24, 2020 and will cost […]

Update: HCBS reimbursement rate and protected income level bills Feb. 21, 2020 House Bill 2550 HB 2550, which increases HCBS rates for the IDD waiver, was passed out of the House Social Services Budget Committee with a unanimous vote on Thursday, with two amendments. The bill includes 7%, 6% and 5% increases for SFY 2021, 2022 and […]

En Espanol: Preparacion De Taxes Gratis

PREPARACION DE TAXES GRATIS Asistencia Voluntaria para preparar Impuestos Patrocinada Por El Centro Organizado por Johnson County K-State Research & Extension Disponible para pagadores de Impuestos con ingresos de menos de $66,000 Anuales. El sitio estará abierto desde el 8 de febrero hasta el 15 de Abril- Cita no necesaria. Miércoles Y Jueves: 10:30 a.m. […]

Free Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)

  First Come/First Served – no appointments Taxpayers with household income of $66,000 or below may have their state and federal income tax returns completed and e-filed FREE of charge.   What to Bring With You Having all documentation for identity and income is ESSENTIAL to completing the income tax return efficiently the first time. […]