Workgroup participation is open to all staff of Incompass Michigan member organizations. To be included on notifications of upcoming workgroup details contact Laurie.

CMH Workgroup

Co-Chairs: Chris Ziegler, MRC Industries and Anya Eliassen, Oakland Community Health Network

Agenda items typically include the Statewide Transition Plan to come into compliance with the Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) Regulations, Employment First, and the ODEP Technical Assistance grant project. This workgroup also hosts a Skill Building Tour for members to discuss how they are developing best practices for programming.

All meeting are at 10:00 am at the MARO office

  • April 5, 2019
  • July 19, 2019
  • September 20, 2019
  • November 22, 2019

Visit the online CMH Workgroup Community of Practice for connecting with other members between meetings.

VR Workgroup

Co-Chairs: Brent Mikulski, Services to Enhance Potential and Tim Hatfield, New Horizons Rehabilitation Services

Agenda items typically include updates from the Bureau of Services for Blind Persons and Michigan Rehabilitation Services, implementation of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), and Transition Services.

All meeting are at 10:00 am at the Incompass Michigan office

  • March 18, 2019
  • June 24, 2019
  • September 16, 2019
  • November 18, 2019

Visit the online VR Workgroup Community of Practice for connecting with other members between meetings.

DSP Task Force

Chair: Cherie Johnson, MMI, Inc.

Agenda items will focus on challenges and opportunities for direct support professional staffing including wages, training, credentialiing, and workplace culture.

  • March 6, 2019 at 1:00 pm at the Incompass Michigan office
  • June 12, 2019 at 1:00 pm at the Incompass Michigan office
  • September 18, 2019 at 2:00 pm at the Incompass Michigan office
  • December 11, 2019 at 1:00 pm at the Incompass Michigan office

Visit the online DSP Task Force Community of Practice for connecting with other members between meetings.