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Transition Planning for Families of Children with Special Needs

July 27, 2023 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm


WHEN:  Thursday, July 27th, 5:30 – 7:30pm
WHERE: ELIJA Farm, 43 Foxhurst Road, Huntington Station


Join us for a free seminar at the ELIJA Farm, where we will delve into the essential topic of transition planning for parents of children with special needs. This enlightening program aims to equip parents with the knowledge and resources needed to navigate the often complex world of legal and healthcare considerations, ensuring a smooth transition for their child into adulthood.

Cona Elder Law Senior Partner and ELIJA Board Member, Melissa Negrin-Wiener and Associate Attorney Patricia Craig will be leading a comprehensive session on the legal aspects of transition planning. Their expertise in special needs planning, 17A guardianships and government benefit eligibility will provide valuable insights on how to protect your child’s rights, secure their financial future, and access the necessary support systems.

In addition, Megan Shergill, of Community Care Home Health Services, will share her expertise on how the Consumer Directed Personal Assistance Program (CDPAP) can enhance the quality of life for children with special needs. She will guide attendees through the process of enrolling in this unique program, highlighting its benefits and outlining the steps involved.
Advance Registration Required.


July 27, 2023
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm


The ELIJA Farm
43 Foxhurst Road
South Huntington,

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