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Care Network Michigan Brochure

Services

We’re excited to share program updates with you! Our program brochure is a quick and easy way to learn more about our services and our commitment to you. Click the link below to view the brochure: Consumer Direct Care Network Michigan Brochure Consumer Direct Care Network Michigan provides superior customer...

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Nominate Your Caregiver!

Announcements

The Care Network understands how important Direct Support Professionals (DSP) are to helping people maximize their independence in their home and community. Across the nation, dedicated DSPs provide essential caregiving and give individuals the needed support to live the life they want. We invite you to nominate a caregiver...

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Time Entry and the Daylight Savings Time Change

Announcements

Daylight Savings Time will end this week on Sunday, November 5, at 2:00 am. We want to be sure you are paid accurately for time worked that crosses over the hour of the time change. For instance, if a shift starts on Sunday, November 5 before 2:00 am, but crosses...

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2017 DSP Appreciation

Events

I am thankful to live in this great land where we are afforded the right to maintain independence at home and in the community.  I grew up with cerebral palsy and have needed assistance with daily living activities for my whole life.  I’m also thankful to work for a...

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2016 W-2 Information

Tax

The IRS requires that all 2016 W-2s be mailed to employees no later than January 31, 2017. Consumer Direct has mailed W-2s through the United States Postal Service. If you have not received your W-2 by February 16, 2017, please contact your program coordinator.  

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Long-Term Services & Supports: A Gathering of Tribal Leaders

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The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) work collaboratively with American Indian and Alaska Native leaders to provide long-term services and supports (LTSS) for elders and people with disabilities. With feedback from tribal leaders, programs and services are better designed to meet the needs of local populations, while...

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Learn About ABLE Programs

Educate

The Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) program allows individuals who are disabled before age twenty-six to set money aside in an account to pay for disability-related expenses. Earnings on an ABLE account would not be taxed, and account funds would generally not be considered for the supplemental security...

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Our look has changed. What we believe in remains.

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For twenty-six years, Consumer Direct has supported people in directing their own care to maintain independence at home and in the community. We have worked to expand choice and control for people with disabilities, the elderly, and their families. Today we’re happy to introduce our new brand identity. Our...

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Area Agencies in Aging Association of Michigan Conference

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We are glad to provide self-directed financial management services in Michigan. Today Tasha Harvey, Consumer Direct Michigan Program Manager, attends the Area Agencies on Aging Association of Michigan conference in East Lansing. We look forward to meeting people and learning how we can assist AAAs in providing quality services...

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National Wear Red Day

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Let’s celebrate National Wear Red Day® — the first Friday each February — We encourage everyone to wear red, raise their voices, know their cardiovascular risk and take action to live longer, healthier lives. – Go Red For Women – American Heart Association ‪#‎GoRedWearRed‬‪#‎WellWomenVisit‬

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