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NAMI Orange Education Meeting
April 8, 2019 @ 10:15 pm - April 9, 2019 @ 12:30 am
NAMI Orange Education Meeting, Monday, April 8, 2019 from 6:15 pm- 8:30 pm, Orange County Department of Mental Health, 30 Harriman Dr., Goshen, NY 10924
Topic: Medicaid Buy-In for Working People With Disabilities (MBI-WPD) and Medicaid Spend-down explained.
Guest Speaker: Len Statham, the Director of Employment and Economic Self-sufficiency Initiatives with the NY Association of Psychiatric Rehabilitation Services. He has worked with people with mental health and substance use issues for more than 20 years, promoting recovery focused services. Mr. Statham provides training and technical assistance about employment services and the capabilities of people with behavioral health issues to providers and people in recovery, across N Y State and nationally. Mr. Statham is a person with lived experience in the mental health system, and this experience informs and strengthens his work on employment issues.
We request RSVP by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or leaving message at NAMI Orange office at 845-956-6264
*Plan to come early (6:15 p.m.) to have refreshments.