This manual is a guide for people with developmental disabilities in a format that is easy to read. The goal of the manual is to empower people with developmental disabilities to participate in the process of planning for their own future. In order to have capacity for self-determination, people need to be able to enjoy freedom, understand informed choice, know their rights, and be responsible for their future.
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Self Advocate Manual – Table of Contents
|Chapter 1||Self-Determination |
|Chapter 2||Person Centered Planning |
|Chapter 3||Negotiating with Others |
|Chapter 4||Agreement |
|Chapter 5||Making Your Own Plan |
|Chapter 6||Financial Planning |
|Chapter 7||Setting Money Goals – Budgeting |
|Chapter 8||My Will |
|Chapter 9||Burial Benefits |
|Chapter 10||Special Needs Trust |
|Chapter 11||Durable Power of Attorney |