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Tell Your U.S. Senators: Include Support for People With Disabilities in COVID-19 Relief Bill

July 25, 2020

TAKE ACTION California’s support system for children and adults with developmental disabilities is being threatened. Without financial support from Congress, their … Continue reading “Tell Your U.S. Senators: Include Support for People With Disabilities in COVID-19 Relief Bill”

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California Legislature Reconvenes

July 24, 2020

California Legislature Reconvenes The California Legislature’s summer recess was extended by 14 days as a result of Assembly Members and … Continue reading “California Legislature Reconvenes”

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Spotlight on Disability Culture: Two Documentaries on Young Adulthood with Autism

July 24, 2020

Young adulthood is a challenging and exciting time for everyone. Young adults have the opportunity to think about and create … Continue reading “Spotlight on Disability Culture: Two Documentaries on Young Adulthood with Autism”

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Home & Community-Based Settings Regulation (“HCBS Rule) Compliance Deadline Extended One Year

July 18, 2020

On July 14, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued guidance to state Medicaid agencies informing them that … Continue reading “Home & Community-Based Settings Regulation (“HCBS Rule) Compliance Deadline Extended One Year”

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Raise the Roof: A Training Program for Leaders with Disabilities to Advance Housing.

July 17, 2020

What is Raise the Roof? A free-of-cost program for leaders with disabilities to increase knowledge and their network of the … Continue reading “Raise the Roof: A Training Program for Leaders with Disabilities to Advance Housing.”

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Grants.CA.Gov – NEW! the California Grants Portal has launched!

July 17, 2020

We are happy to announce this week’s launch of the California Grants Portal, a single (and unique!) website to find state … Continue reading “Grants.CA.Gov – NEW! the California Grants Portal has launched!”

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Special Education, Social Distance, Distance Learning…

July 17, 2020

Nearly 800,000 students in California receive special education services and many parents/families/guardians are concerned and confused about how their child … Continue reading “Special Education, Social Distance, Distance Learning…”

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Reflections as the ADA Turns 30

July 17, 2020

This Sunday, July 26th marks the 30th anniversary of the signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). 2020 is … Continue reading “Reflections as the ADA Turns 30”

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Disability Vote California: Staying Engaged After National Disability Voter Registration Week

July 17, 2020

Register to Vote As you know, last week was National Disability Voter Registration Week. Individuals and organizations across the country … Continue reading “Disability Vote California: Staying Engaged After National Disability Voter Registration Week”

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National Disability Voter Registration Week – What are You Voting For?

July 10, 2020

Register to Vote   This week is National Disability Voter Registration Week! This is great news as there are approximately … Continue reading “National Disability Voter Registration Week – What are You Voting For?”

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