Table Talk – NISD Special Education
Parent Information and Training Series 2018-2019
October 17, 2018 -Topic: “Transition” from School to Community
Explore post-secondary programs and services available for young adults with
disabilities to help them transition to their community after high school.
Time: 11:30am to 1:00pm
Location: The Nellie Reddix Center, 4711 Sid Katz Dr., San Antonio, TX, 78229 – 210-397-2401
November 14, 2018 – Topic: SSI & Special Needs Trusts
Learn how to apply, appeal and access SSI disability benefits offered through the
social security administration. Also, learn how a SNT (Special Needs Trust) can help
an individual with special needs keep important financial resources without losing current benefits.
Time: 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Location: Brandeis High School, 13011 Kyle Seale Pkwy, San Antonio, TX 78249 – 210-397-8200
February 27, 2019 – Topic: Vocational Options & Long Term Supports
Explore Vocational Rehabilitation Services offered through Texas Workforce
Solutions (TWS) for individuals with special needs. Also, learn how to access long
term services and supports through AACOG IDD Services for individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities.
Time: 11:00am to 1:00pm
Location: Northside Learning Center (NLC)- Bldg. F, 6632 Bandera Rd., San Antonio, TX 78238 – 210-397-8100
April 10, 2019 – Topic: Guardianship/Alternatives
Learn the process to obtaining Guardianship of a loved one with special needs and explore available alternatives to guardianship.
Time: 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Location: Northside Learning Center (NLC) – Bldg. F, 6632 Bandera Rd., San Antonio, TX 78238 – 210-397-8100
Open to All Students and Staff in NISD
**To help the sessions run smoothly, it is recommended that information sessions
be attended only by parents, teen/adult students, staff and caregivers.**
**Please contact Yvonne (Social Worker) for questions at 210-397-2472