SKIL was created by; is driven by; and is focused on persons with disabilities, their families, and communities. We provide Advocacy, Education, and Support with Customer Controlled services to break down and remove existing barriers and bridge social gaps to ensure and preserve Equality and Independence for all.


Self-Direct Tool Kit

Self Direct Tool Kit

THE KANSAS SELF-DIRECTION TOOLKIT provides individuals with disabilities the information and tools needed to self-direct any component of their personal assistance services. Consumers, case managers, service coordinators, family members and others will like the Toolkit’s step-by-step format with a mix and match option that puts you in control of the information you want and need to self-direct your personal assistant (PA) supports and services.  

Table of Contents
Intro to Self-Direction
Developing Your Job Description
Selecting a Payroll Agent
Recruiting Your PA
Screening the Applicants
Interview and Select PA
Training Your PA
Managing Your PA
PA Back-up and Emergency
Abuse and Neglect
 References and Resources
Laws and Regulations
Kansas Resources
Job Description Tools
Kansas Colleges


Text version of Complete Tool Kit