IRIS/FC Learning Circle
Discussion Topics for IRIS/FC Learning Circle
Discussed at December 11, 2017 Initial Learning Circle
Q: What’s in place for 18-21 year-olds?
A: They are next in line after the adults transition, so you may get more information after May.
Q: What is Family Care Partnership?
A: Like Family Care, it has a provider network plus all of their healthcare providers. This is a program for folks with significant medical needs.
Q: How do we identify providers?
A: FC and FC Partnership will have their own providers. In IRIS, the IRIS Consultant will know the list of providers available to you.
Q: What do those currently on the Waiting List (for Dane County services) do?
A: You are in the queue. Call the ADRC for the date on which they plan to bring you into services.
Q: FEA/Fiscal Assistance questions
A: Fiscal Assistance is working through the certification process. It will probably not be available to those transitioning Feb 1 or Mar 1. You can choose another FEA now and then switch over to FA in the spring.
Q: Setting rates with vendors?
A: This is done by providers.
Q: Writing outcomes?
Q: Flexibility within FC/IRIS?
Program Questions (FC or IRIS specific):
Q: FC experiences of individual families?
Q: IRIS experiences of individual families?
Q: Activities for young man with Autism?
A: Autism Society of SE WI has their AUsome Social Group – contact Nancy Alar (Nancy.L.Alar@gmail.com) or click here for Social and Support Programs in South Central WI
Q: Guardianship after parents die?
A: LOV-Dane offers an “After We’re Gone” group – contact Stefanie Primm for more details (email@example.com)