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Ask an Advocate: Calling your county

Q: I have a question about an application I submitted to the county, and I can’t get ahold of anyone

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Ask an Advocate: Account Validation Service (AVS)

Q: I received a letter from the county asking me to return a document in order to stay on Medical

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Ask An Advocate: MNsure Open Enrollment

Q: I keep hearing about MNsure’s Open Enrollment period for health insurance this fall, and I am not sure if

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Ask an Advocate: Microgrants in Southwest Minnesota

Q: I live in Southwestern Minnesota and heard about something called the Minnesota Microgrant Partnership. Can you tell me more

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Ask An Advocate: Metro Mobility

Q. What determines whether my 25 year old son with an Intellectual & Developmental Disability (IDD) can get rides from

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Ask An Advocate: Use of Master Pooled Trust Funds

Q. What can Master Pooled Trust funds be used for? A. The Arc Master Pooled Trust is a resource to

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Ask an Advocate: Helping students get to know each other

Q. I teach in a small charter school and have a student with Down syndrome who just started in my

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Ask An Advocate: Help with moving

Q. I am an adult with a disability and I receive PCA services. I have found a place to rent.

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Ask An Advocate: Future Life Planning

Q: I am unable to find staff to support my 15 year-old son in going to the movies. He likes

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Ask An Advocate: MA-TEFRA

Q: I have two children with disabilities whom I think could benefit for Medical Assistance-TEFRA. One is already on it

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Ask An Advocate: Transition Planning

Q. I want to help prepare my son with a disability for adulthood. He see’s his older brother living the

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Ask An Advocate: Employment

Q. My son is 21, on the autism spectrum, and just finished a transition program at school. He is very

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