IN THE NEWS: DD DAY IN THE LEGISLATURE
Advocates fight pay cuts for caretakers of developmentally disabled WBAL Channel 11.
Supporting developmentally disabled funding WMDT Channel 47.
More funding for developmentally disabled WBOC Channel 16.
Disability community works to restore pay, aid funding Capital Gazette.
Read the Council’s Comments on Maryland’s HCBS Transition Plan. More info.
Read the DD Coalition’s briefing package sent to Governor-elect Hogan outlining priorities and recommendations. More info.
Read notes about the DDA Waiver Sessions & Provide Input. More Info
Council Announces – Education and Training Event Sponsorships. More Info
Learn More About the New HCBS Rule & How to Provide Input on MD’s Transition Plan. More Info
New Resource to Support Advocates with
Register now for the Mid-Atlantic’s premier educational event dedicated to provide state-of-the-art information about brain injury treatment, services, research, and advocacy – the 2015 BIAM Annual Conference, “Making it Happen…Making it Count” held March 26-27, 2015 in Timonium, MD. More info & to register.
Experience the 4th Annual ReelAbilities: Greater DC Film Festival!! The festival is April 26th – May 3rd. Check out the film lineup here.
Important Budget Information
More detail on DDA’s budget:News You Can Use
Governor’s Press Release about the Budget <a