March 25, 2016
The District of Columbia (DC), Department on Disability Services (DDS) is featured in a three-part series titled “From Institution to Inclusion” on WAMU Radio 88.5 FM, an NPR station.
February 12, 2016
President Obama has released his spending proposal for the 2017 fiscal year, which marks Obama’s last Presidential budget proposal. It is unlikely to be approved as-is by Congress, but offers an outline of the president’s priorities.
December 20, 2014
DOJ and HHS issued a joint letter signaling that states who cap direct support professionals’ (DSP’s) hours in response to the new rule may violate their Olmstead obligations if they don’t include an exceptions process. Also, a federal judge will issue a ruling on the third party employer prohibition this month.