CPAD Newsletter (March 2013)

CPAD Community Parent Resource Center - CPRC Workshops

Health Care Law Updates
For Persons with Developmental Disabilities
- Two Locations -

Time:  Monday, March 18, 2013, 10am -12pm
Location:  Hacienda Heights Library
16010 La Monde St., Hacienda Heights, CA 91745

Time:  Monday, April 22, 2013, 10am -12pm
Location:  First Christian Church of Alhambra
220 South 5th Street, Alhambra, CA 91801

Speakers:  Jackie Dai, Office of Clients' Rights Advocacy for consumers  Eastern Los Angeles Regional Center ; Aimee Delgado, Office of Clients' Rights Advocacy, for consumers of San Gabriel Pomona Regional Center. Discussion topics include a general overview of the Medi-Cal managed care enrollment requirements and exemption requirements along with how the Affordable Healthcare Act will affect persons with developmental disabilities.

To view Alhambra workshop information, please open the following PDF file:  CPAD 3-13 Newsletter - Alhambra

CPAD Orange County Chapter - Resource Workshop

SB 946 - Regarding Insurance for ABA

Time:  March 16, 2013, Saturday, 2 pm - 4 pm
Place:  OCAAC - 225 W. Carl Karcher Way,
Anaheim, CA 92801

Speaker:  Jacqueline Miller, Attorney, Disability Rights California, She will provide information and discussion on Senate Bill 946, which requires health care service plan contracts and health insurance policies to provide coverage for behavioral health treatment for individuals with autism or other pervasive development disorders (PDD); specifically ABA (applied behavioral analysis services).

To view OC Chapter workshop information, please open the following PDF file:  CPAD 3-13 Newsletter - OC Chapter