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Planning for the Future Seminars Scheduled in Northern Illinois

September 3rd, 2019

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Four opportunities to learn about government benefits and programs, special needs estate planning, guardianship and more. 

The Arc of Illinois is presenting the “Planning for the Future for Children and Adults with Intellectual and/or Developmental Disabilities” seminar at four different locations throughout northern Illinois. 

Participants will have the opportunity to learn about: 

  • Government benefits and programs in Illinois for children and adults with special needs and how to navigate the “maze”
  • Appropriate special needs estate planning that is necessary to qualify for, and in order not to lose, government benefits
  • Guardianship and alternatives
  • Guidance on preparing instructions and thoughts for future care providers

Presenters are:

  • Brian Rubin, an attorney and parent
  • Sherri Scneider, a Qualified Intellectual Disabilities Professional (QIDP) and parent
  • Benjamin Rubin, an attorney and sibling 

The seminar is scheduled for the following dates and locations: 

  • Sept. 20 – Rock Island
  • Oct. 10 – Northbrook
  • Nov. 22 – Aurora
  • May 13 – Joliet

For more details about each seminar date/location and to register,  visit The Arc of Illinois website.  You may also review the seminar brochure

Continuing education units are available. 

If you have questions, email or call (815) 464-1832.