CCC Plus Webinar on Thursday 11/30/17

Register for Virginia Medicaid’s Commonwealth Coordinated Care Plus FREE Webinar offered live on Thursday November 30th from 10:00 am -12:00pm This webinar will focus on Virginia Medicaid’s move to Commonwealth Coordinated Care (CCC) Plus Managed Care. We will review: The reason for the move to managed care Excluded populations The available managed care organizations Timelines […]

New information on CCC Plus for families

Commonwealth Coordinated Care (CCC) Plus Managed Care Basic Concept of CCC Plus CCC Plus is managed care, which means that instead of medical and other service providers contracting with Medicaid directly and billing Medicaid directly, each provider will have to go through one of six managed care organizations (MCOs) to enroll, get service authorization, and […]

IMPORTANT IFSP FUNDING REMINDER

Reminder: The first day to submit an FY 2018 IFSP Applications is Monday, October 23, 2017 at 12pm. Starting at 12pm on Monday, October 23, 2017, you may submit your application for FY 2018 IFSP Funding. All applicants should read the information posted here for important information on the submission timeline, step-by-step instructions for submitting […]

ARCTOBERFEST ~ SATURDAY October 21

Online Tickets Sales are now closed but you can buy tickets at the door! Arctoberfest –  a fun family-friendly event for all ages and perfect for people with and without disabilities. This fun evening includes: DJ/Dancing Refreshments Haunted House and Graveyard Costume Contest Photo Booth A Fun Halloween Atmosphere! We hope you can join us! […]

The Arc Responds to Bipartisan Health Care Legislation

Washington, DC – The Arc released the following statement in response to Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN) and Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) releasing bipartisan health care legislation: “The Arc commends Senators Lamar Alexander and Patty Murray for their bipartisan work on health care. Together they have developed legislation that continues the cost-sharing reduction payments that help […]

Arctoberfest – This Saturday – Tickets Available for the Halloween Extravaganza!

Join us on Saturday, October 21, for a fun family-friendly event for all ages and perfect for people with and without disabilities. This fun evening includes: DJ/Dancing,  Refreshments, Haunted House and Graveyard, Costume Contest, Photo Booth, A Fun Halloween Atmosphere! For more information and to buy tickets, visit our Arctoberfest Page.  NEW This Year! The Arctoberfest Grand Prize Raffle! You […]

Attack on SSI: House Approves Cutting Off Basic Income for Adults with Disabilities and Seniors

Washington, DC – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives voted 244 to 171 to revive a failed former policy that cuts off Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits for potentially hundreds of thousands of people with disabilities and seniors. The legislation targets SSI recipients with outstanding arrest warrants for alleged felonies or alleged violations of probation […]