Register for Basic and Recertification Benefits Information Training!
Need more in-depth information about Social Security, Medicaid, and other benefits in order to advise your clients and families? CCLC offers 3-day, face-to-face BIN training October 10-12 at Noble in Indianapolis. BIN liaisons who have been certified for two years can enroll in online recertification BIN training, which begins December 10. See the Benefits Information Network Training page to register and for more information.
Posts on CCLC's Shared Solutions blog give Indiana employment specialists and consultants updated information about a variety of vocational rehabilitation topics and a treasure trove of resources and video examples to help them implement strategies that will work with their job seekers. Subscribe to Shared Solutions or read the latest post at http://sharedsolutionsin.blogspot.com.
New Blog Provides Employment Specialists with Resources and Tips
Now in Spanish! ‘Working with Indiana Vocational Rehabilitation Services’
This 4 ½-minute video literally illustrates how the VR process works for adults and high school students with disabilities. Produced by CCLC for Indiana Vocational Rehabilitation Services, the “quick draw” video demonstrates the VR process, discusses eligibility criteria, and explains how VR can help people with disabilities who want to gain skills, find a job after high school or college, start a new career, or even help get a new job if they’ve lost one because of their disability. Watch now (and share!) in English "Working with Indiana Vocational Rehabilitation Services." OR, watch now (and share!) in Spanish "Indiana Servicios de Rehabilitacion Vocational."
Work Incentive Fact Sheets
We’ve updated our Social Security and other benefits information fact sheets for disability services providers and benefits counselors. Click here to see the work incentive and benefit fact sheets.
Benefits, Trainings, Videos and more…
CCLC is now putting its most popular transition and employment videos online. The new CCLC YouTube channel has direct links to our resources, transition success videos, the Working with Benefits answer series, transition success videos and more. Click here or search for Center on Community Living and Careers in the YouTube search bar