SILC Duties and Responsibilities (1.25 Hours)

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About the Training

Perfect for new SILC Staff and Council Members, this comprehensive training will clarify the roles and responsibilities of SILCs in light of the latest clarifications from RSA. Our veteran SILC presenters give an overview of SILC duties and tackle complicated regulations head-on. You will learn how to maximize the work and impact of your SILC while remaining clearly within RSA’s guidelines.

Target Audience

Designed for SILC Chairs, Executive Directors, staff, and Council members, this training may also be helpful for more experienced individuals who need a clearer understanding of the law, regulations, and clarifications from RSA..

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this training, participants will have knowledge and resources which will enable them to –

  • Define SILC purpose and duties specified in regulation.
  • Explore the range of activities within those duties that are appropriate and relevant for SILCs to undertake.
  • Describe the importance of the SILC’s role in coordination and collaboration with DSUs, CILs, and other entities such as Councils, Boards and Consumer Groups.
  • Identify strategies for SILCs to serve as catalysts for expanding the reach of the Independent Living program within their states.

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