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Action Alerts

Help Stop Impending Cuts to I/DD Services! NYS is on the verge of slashing services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD).  Because of enormous expenses related to the Coronavirus, NYS is drowning in a $13 BILLION deficit and may need to cut funding across the board. That would mean colossal cuts to all […]

Message from the Care Coordination Organizations (CCOs)

Dear Friends and Colleagues: I am pleased to report that this past weekend, Care Coordination Organizations (CCOs) began providing care management services for over 100,000 people. Over 97% of the people already receiving care coordination chose the more comprehensive Health Home Care Management service, signaling overwhelming support for more flexibility, more innovation and more customization […]