SB-YOU: Planning for Life – Your Financial Future

Navigating day-to-day life occupies most of our thoughts and energy. Living with Spina Bifida, we especially need to manage our health routines and may be occupied with school, work (or looking for work), our life at home, looking for housing, and much more. But, how much attention do we pay to securing our financial future and independence? This valuable SB-YOU discussion, Planning for Life – Your Financial Future focuses on the importance of forming a plan that will maximize your government benefits. 

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Timothy Brei, MD: Medical Director, SBA and Neurodevelopmental Pediatrics, Seattle Children’s, WA

Julie Yindra, M.Ed: Director, Student Access Services and Adjunct Instructor of Specialized Programs in Education, Hofstra University, NY

Libby Powers, MS: Research Assistant, Human Engineering Research Laboratories, PA

Maria Smith: Director of Education & Outreach, Achieva Family Trust, PA