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LOOKING AHEAD

Many changes are on the horizon...

Join Paul Francis, Deputy Secretary of the Department of Health to discuss important changes ahead such as:

  • Development of Care Coordination Organizations
  • Movement towards Managed Care

Learn how these changes will affect services and programs

and

Denise Miranda, Executive Director of the Justice Center to discuss its role and responsibilities in:

  • supporting and protecting the health, safety, and dignity of all people with special needs
  • prevention of mistreatment and investigation of all allegations of abuse and neglect

Bring your thoughts and questions!
Come to the GROW General Meeting

Sunday, October 22, 2017

Brunch & Networking: 10:30 a.m.
Meeting 11:00 a.m.
At WIHD Cedarwood Hall Westchester Medical Center, Valhalla, NY

Parking vouchers available

Family/Guardian Bill of Rights

GROW worked with Senator David Carlucci to develop a Family/Guardian Bill of Rights. As a result, Senator Carlucci submitted Bill S5223B-2013.GROW then worked with Assemblyman Thomas Abinanti on a revised version of the bill, A05482, which was submitted in 2015 and 2016. To read this bill go here.GROW continues to work with all parties on the Bill of Rights.

GROW's position papers

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