2018 Conference Request for Presentations

Great things happen when people come together in person to share ideas, interact, and learn. The Arc of North Carolina is pleased to partner with self-advocates from the Triad to present two days of keynotes, breakout sessions and social events designed for the professional community to empower and engage people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families in North Carolina.
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Medicaid is truly at risk right now.

As you know, the House passed, by a 217-213 vote, the American Health Care Act (AHCA) (H.R. 1628) which would significantly cut and cap federal funding for Medicaid and repeal parts of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). The Kaiser Family Foundation created this summary which describes key provisions of the AHCA. A CBO score of the bill is expected during the week of May 22nd.
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Funding Urgently Needed to Keep People in their Homes

North Carolina’s housing system for individuals with disabilities– once cited as a national leader in innovation, outcomes and broad stakeholder collaboration -- now struggles to remain solvent and serve its intended populations.
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