Recovery and Empowerment Call: Building Bridges through Work and Benefits


July 11, 2013



IMPORTANT NOTE: This is the FINAL REVISED NEW dial-in code for this month's call! We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

  • DIAL IN: 1-800-398-9386
  • ACCESS CODE: (None Required)

Please plan to join on July 25, 2013 for our next Recovery & Empowerment Statewide Call! Our theme this year is "Building Bridges Together." These educational forums place an emphasis on sharing successful tools and strategies for wellness. Additionally, each month we will emphasize different system partners with whom we can join together to strengthen our recovery process. This month's focus is "Building Bridges through Work and Benefits."

Individuals are welcome to dial in from a personal phone or from home. However, if dialing in from an agency or other organization, to help reduce the cost, please gather and dial-in together. Remember to provide the moderator with your name, the agency you are representing (if applicable), and the number of persons listening in from your location.


  • DATE: July 25, 2013
  • TIME: 10:00am - 11:30am [Note: Please dial in no earlier than 9:45am, per audio-conferencing regulations]
  • TOPIC: Building Bridges through Work and Benefits
  • OBJECTIVES: You will learn about the benefits of working, the facts vs. myths about returning to work, resources when returning to work, the Social Security Disability Program, Individual Placement and Support (IPS) and the Self-Employment Resource Network (SERN).
  • DIAL-IN NUMBER: 1-800-398-9386
  • ACCESS CODE: (None Required)
  • MEETING TITLE: Recovery & Empowerment Statewide Call
  • SPEAKERS: Eldon Wigget, Pat Lindquist, Mark Klocek and Brenda Watkins

You will be on hold with music until the host opens the conference call. If you have any questions or require additional assistance, please press "0" from your phone during the audio conference.