The Guardian Peer Support & Mentor Group meets twice a month, on the 2nd Tuesday and 4th Thursday of the month.
2nd Tuesday of the Month
Join us by Zoom from 8:30 am – 10 am on the second Tuesday of every month. Talk through and solve difficult problems with other guardians. Share resources, forms, and other helpful information.
Contact us to receive the zoom meeting information.
4th Thursday of the Month
June 23, 2022 from 3 pm – 4:30 pm
Guest Speaker: Traci O’Neill Spencer, AGED’s Benefits Specialist
Title: Navigating Long Term Care Medicaid: Understanding Home & Community Based Services (HCBS) Medicaid and MMA Plans
Overview: Guardians will be taught how to navigate Medicaid’s Long Term Care Home & Community Based Services (HCBS) program. Discover what benefits are included with HCBS and how to get on these benefits through the wait list. Learn how to read a Notice of Case Action to clearly understand the patient responsibility and other benefits. Understand what MMA plans are, what are required with each plan, and where to find information about extra benefits that may be included. Additionally, attendees will be given tools to access HCBS benefits when their client is over the income and/or asset limit by using a Pooled Trust.
Location: Zoom! June 23 from 3 pm – 4:30 pm | Guardian Peer Support & Mentor Group roundtable discussion after presentation from 4:30 pm – 5 pm
Registration: Click here to Register ***1.5 CEUs Pending for Guardians***