ACCESS TO ASSETS
an Asset Building Project

Encouraging Self-Determination and Promoting Economic Self-Sufficiency for People with Disabilities

A curriculum designed to increase access to accurate information about Asset Building programs that are available for people with disabilities, their families, and professionals in Wyoming.

 

Break the cycle of poverty by building assets that will lead to economic self-sufficiency.  Learn the resources, and how to’s in your community.

  

   

 Resources

 To learn more about NCI's Real Economic Impact project Click Here

 Click Here to see examples of My American Dream

 Click Here to see how Savings will Grow

 Click Here to download a Monthly Income and Expense Worksheet

 Homeowner Education

 Wyoming Family Home Ownership Program

 Wyoming Community Development Authority 

 Work Incentives for Persons wth Disabilities

 Wyoming's Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) [Free Tax Preperation]

 and Wyoming Free Tax Services

 

Access to Assets is based on the philosophy of self-determination and person-centered planning.

 

 

What is your American Dream?                         

Asset Building, setting goals to advance employment and economic status

Workshop Highlights

v  Home ownership

v  Checking/savings account                        

v  Small business ownership

v  Benefits planning

v  Work incentives

v  Tax programs

o   VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance)

o   EITC (Earned Income Tax Credit)

v  Budgeting

Featured Trainers

Jessica Fancher

Statewide SOAR Coordinator

Dept. of Health, Behavioral Health Division

Janet Jares

Recovery Supports Specialist

Dept. of Health, Behavioral Health Division