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Kavanaugh Facing Unprecedented Opposition From Disability Advocates

As the September Senate hearings on his nomination begin, Judge Brett Kavanaugh is facing unprecedented opposition from disability advocacy groups.

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Managed Care and Value Based Payment Strategist Fady Sahhar Kicks Off Convention Season at National HCBS Conference

While many thought leaders prep for Labor Day relaxation, Managed Care and VBP strategist Fady Sahhar will be leading discussions about these issues and others this week in Baltimore, with more opportunities for collaborations to come at numerous events in the coming weeks and months

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Meet B of A’s Hardest-Working and Most-Dedicated Employees

Bank of America’s Support Services team demonstrates that hiring people with disabilities offers wonderful benefits for the hiring company’s bottom line.

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Governor Wolf’s Employment First Policy Becomes Law

On June 19, 2018, the policy that the governor established by executive order in 2016 became a Pennsylvania statute to increase competitive employment opportunities for people with disabilities

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An Advocate Guide to Community HealthChoices in Pennsylvania

This comprehensive, easy-to-understand handbook was prepared by the Center for Advocacy for the Rights and Interests of the Elderly (CARIE) to provide advocates with a resource for understanding Community HealthChoices and contact information to CARIE and other organizations for when issues or concerns arise.

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Support Needed for HR 5658: Workplace Choice and Flexibility for Individuals with Disabilities Act

This bill will restore common sense to the definition of competitive integrated employment and provide increased employment opportunities for people with disabilities.

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New Jersey Council on Developmental Disabilities Announces New Executive Director

Mercedes Witowsky will lead the daily work of the NJCDD in its mission to advocate for individuals with intellectual and other developmental disabilities

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Giving Students With Disabilities a Voice and a Choice

PennWorks is a unique, community-wide partnership that incorporates national certifications into traditional career training, so that certificate holders can transport their skills throughout an industry, instead of being tied to one specific employer.

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CMS announces its first rural health strategy

The strategy’s chief initiative is formally analyzing what impact any future rulemakings will have on rural providers and communities.

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New in New Jersey: the Stephen Komninos Law

Effective May 1, 2018, every person who is employed by or volunteering in any DHS-funded, licensed or regulated program serving adults with developmental disabilities is subject to the requirements of this law.

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