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Maine Coalition for Housing and Quality Services - Shared screen with speaker view
margaret cardoza
41:17
does minimum mean it reduces the quality, integration access and rights reduced to a person served?
margaret cardoza
43:32
Does HCBS include transportation accommodations for the individual and the provider in regard to integration?
Jodi Benvie (she/her)
53:13
n you give some examples of what might require remediation?
ammayberry
53:44
We still have many settings that have not been reviewed and/or validated but it doesn't appear to be reflected in your numbers. Has OADS co
ammayberry
54:02
completed all reviews?
Janet Hamel
56:35
Great presentation of complicated material! Thank you so much. One question - Are there materials available from OADS that are designed for use by new programs/settings, to serve as guides for these new entities as they begin their new programs/settings going forward?
Kim Humphrey
58:01
What’s the background of Econsys and how were they selected for their role?
margaret cardoza
58:41
thanks for clarity betsy and laura to make a smooth transition.and time is needed to meet the rules and thank you for creativity of transportation!!! very integrated!!
ammayberry
01:00:23
How many Residential settings need to be completed by June 30, 2021?
David Cowing
01:04:41
If an individual enjoys and is invested in Special Olympics participation in various settings, would that be considered noncompliant with HCBS?
Betsy Mahoney
01:05:19
Betsy, I have a question about HCBS but not about the settings rule
ammayberry
01:07:19
thank you
David Cowing
01:07:19
Thanks Betsy and Heidi
margaret cardoza
01:07:42
Sorry betsy Mahoney, we hope to hear you. Excellent integration of developing a new ruling where everyone - providers, individuals and families are included, Thank you OADS for valuing everyone
Maura Mcdermott
01:08:30
Maura McDermott
margaret cardoza
01:10:48
I LOVE the closed cap writing!!!
margaret cardoza
01:21:55
Is Strive Accredited? And is these courses transferable for credit to a college degree?
margaret cardoza
01:29:09
YAY - empowerment, verses enabling...
Anne Ryan
01:31:29
https://forms.gle/hfhA9t1ggyqN7xob9
Anne Ryan
01:32:02
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfFPx3LliL5IaTCJnc15bbp9dNTl9Kf8vQ3rRP7BEQC65W7AA/viewform?usp=sf_link
Samantha
01:33:33
Does STRIVE Worldwide work with a students IEP transition plan?
Janet Hamel
01:38:22
Fabulous presentation, Anne!! Thank you!
Samantha
01:38:30
Thank you Anne!
Anne Ryan
01:38:39
Thank you, both!
margaret cardoza
01:40:08
Kim humphrey had a question for Betsy
Kim Humphrey
01:40:38
Heidi answered it.
Anne Ryan
01:45:41
To add to what's Betsy is saying, this is further compounded by the towns that have increased minimum wage and/or have disaster rates in place due to the pandemic
Chris Call
01:50:22
and when they will actually start
Maura Mcdermott
01:50:28
Could we somehow develop the DSP workforce by looking at having an Americorps volunteers study, perhaps using ARP funds? Americorpsv olunteer require an existing nonprofit to take the lead in developing the Am volunteers.
margaret cardoza
01:51:48
wow - oms and oads working together? that is an improvement verses the past history
Maura Mcdermott
01:52:42
Will the new Biden initiatives for Infrastructure- which includes care takers give us some money?
margaret cardoza
01:52:55
americorp is not a long lasting position which effects the people we serve
Andrew Cassidy
01:53:11
Betsy Hopkins, thank you for joining us today and providing information about the HCBS transition. I appreciate your presentation and your time today.
gbush
01:54:40
In contrast to Strive check out naturelinksmaine.org/teacher-notes
Maura Mcdermott
01:54:53
My father has Dementia, and we pay his staff 21 dollars per hour. Being a caretaker requires significant patience, flexibility, etc etc. We need to have some incentive
Maura Mcdermott
01:55:04
Thank you!
gbush
01:56:27
Check out LD 924 setting up a task Force examining barriers to continuing education and independent life skills for post secondary young adults.
margaret cardoza
01:57:26
there's a federal proposal for extending schooling, so hope special needs are included..
Nancy Peavy
02:03:53
SMACT
Nancy Peavy
02:03:59
Https://sites.google.com/portlandschools.org/smact
Lauren Wille
02:05:16
https://drme.org/resources/hcbs-settings-rule
Laura Cordes - MACSP
02:09:26
Bill Tracking Doc: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1hXnEn936eoExp7STkinz1in0ARLDJP8_NFgMskcDgcQ/edit?usp=sharing
Craig.Patterson
02:12:38
I have to leave this meeting for another. Thank you all.
margaret cardoza
02:13:00
happy birthday coalition!! you've come a long way baby!
Nancy Peavy
02:15:48
I have another meeting. Thank you all for the great info.
Anne Ryan
02:17:28
Thank you for having me today! I need to run to another appointment. Happy anniversary!
Samantha
02:22:14
Thank you all! This has been informative and helpful! Have a good day!
Betsy Hopkins
02:25:25
Thanks all - hope you have a good rest of the day and week!