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Talk About Sexual Violence (TASV) Initiative is Expanding

January 22, 2019

People with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) face far greater rates of sexual violence than their non-disabled counterparts. Many of … Continue reading “Talk About Sexual Violence (TASV) Initiative is Expanding”

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Trump Administration Rescinds School Discipline Guidance​​ 

January 14, 2019

On December 21, 2018, the U.S. Department of Education announced that it had rescinded a package of guidance documents related … Continue reading “Trump Administration Rescinds School Discipline Guidance​​ ”

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SSI Benefits Reduced or Suspended?

January 14, 2019

The Arc’s national office and Justice in Aging (JiA) would like to speak with people about their experiences with the … Continue reading “SSI Benefits Reduced or Suspended?”

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Governor Newsom’s 2019-20 January Budget Proposal 

January 14, 2019

Thursday, January 10th, 2019, Governor Newsom released his 2019-20 budget blue-print. The budget projects continued robust revenue for 2019-20; however, … Continue reading “Governor Newsom’s 2019-20 January Budget Proposal ”

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Registration is Now Open for the 12th Annual Developmental Disabilities Public Policy Conference

January 14, 2019

March 18 – 20th in Sacramento, CA Our conference is the leading event for self-advocates, family members, community service providers, … Continue reading “Registration is Now Open for the 12th Annual Developmental Disabilities Public Policy Conference”

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CalABLE is Up and Running!

January 11, 2019

CalABLE officially launched on December 18th, 2018. With this program in place qualified Californians with disabilities who rely on programs … Continue reading “CalABLE is Up and Running!”

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New Year, New Laws!

January 7, 2019

Happy New Year! January 1st brings in a new year and many new laws as Governor Brown signed over 1,000 … Continue reading “New Year, New Laws!”

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SSI Benefits Reduced or Suspended?

January 7, 2019

The Arc’s national office and Justice in Aging (JiA) would like to speak with people about their experiences with the … Continue reading “SSI Benefits Reduced or Suspended?”

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