Advocacy Rally on Jan.26, Legislative Updates, more . . .
Join the January 26 Advocacy Rally in RVA!
Advocates, be heard! Join with the Arc of VA & other groups for Developmental Disabilities Advocacy Day at the State Capitol. A rally will be held from 10-11 am at the Bell Tower on the State Capitol grounds (corner of 9th & Bank Street, Richmond).
Stay Informed on Legislative Updates
Have you “liked” the Board’s Facebook page? If you are a Facebook user, then comment, share, or “like” the information on the news feed to see posts more often. Since we post 7-10 times per week, it’s the fastest way to learn what’s happening…so even if you do not have a Facebook account, be sure to visit VaBoard.org and scroll down to see the latest information.
Affordable Care Act Fact Sheets
Under the ACA, you may have the option to choose a new private plan for your family without losing your child’s Medicaid “wrap-around” coverage.
For more information, download the Health Insurance Marketplace & Medicaid Coverage for Children with Disabilities fact sheet (and 3 others which benefit children & youth with special health care needs) today! Other topics include Concurrent Care, Habilitative Services, and Health Home Programs/Coordinated Care.These plain language fact sheets are available from the Catalyst Center and the National Center for Medical Home Implementation.
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