While Virginia has been making steady progress in its transition to a community-based system since entering into the DOJ Agreement in 2012, actions taken in the 2017 Virginia General Assembly session indicate that the Commonwealth may be contemplating a step backwards. And this is just Virginia. …Now let’s talk about our Federal Medicaid and ACA. The House of Representatives is expected to introduce a bill to cut Medicaid and the ACA on February 27 and to begin committee work immediately.
Your action is needed on all levels…Local, (see previous blog post on funding for our Fairfax graduates) the State and Federal to ensure quality services for individuals with disabilities in our communities. For the complete Action Alerts click the link below.
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