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The Arc of California Responds to DDS Provider Rate Study

April 5, 2019

Friday, April 5th, The Arc of California submitted official comments to the Department of Developmental Services (DDS) in response to … Continue reading “The Arc of California Responds to DDS Provider Rate Study”

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ACTION ALERT: Support AB911 Emergency Communications System

April 5, 2019

AB 911 Emergency Communication System is bill that if passed would provide for a state-wide voluntary opt-in system that would … Continue reading “ACTION ALERT: Support AB911 Emergency Communications System”

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April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

April 5, 2019

For the last several years we have written articles about sexual assault awareness month, we have joined CA in “Denim … Continue reading “April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month”

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Our “Senior and Disability Justice Act” Clears First Hurdle

April 4, 2019

Our bill to refocus law enforcement agencies’ efforts to better protect adults and children with disabilities and also senior citizens … Continue reading “Our “Senior and Disability Justice Act” Clears First Hurdle”

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Statewide Keep The Promise Rally Week!

March 29, 2019

This week California will see three rallies to save Lanterman Act services and fund the direct support workforce for Californians … Continue reading “Statewide Keep The Promise Rally Week!”

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CMS Issues New Guidance on HCBS Settings

March 22, 2019

Friday, March 22, 2019, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a new set of guidance responses to … Continue reading “CMS Issues New Guidance on HCBS Settings”

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What Do You Need? What Do You Want?

March 22, 2019

A basic definition search of the difference between needs and wants turned up the following “The difference between needs and … Continue reading “What Do You Need? What Do You Want?”

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Workforce and Program Funding Crisis Gets Attention in the Mainstream Media

March 22, 2019

Hopefully, you have already seen last week’s San Francisco Chronicle story that brought much-needed attention to the shrinking and closing … Continue reading “Workforce and Program Funding Crisis Gets Attention in the Mainstream Media”

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State Auditor Report on Children in Medi-Cal

March 15, 2019

The California State Auditor released a report requested by the Joint Legislative Audit Committee regarding the Department of Health Care … Continue reading “State Auditor Report on Children in Medi-Cal”

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