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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE.....APRIL 18, 2017......... CONTACT: Jon Tapper 617-676-3000 Workers and Business Cited for Outstanding Work With People with... more
House Ways & Means Protects Disability Priorities DDS House One Budget Priorities Retained & AFC Rate Protected Disability Advocates are thrilled with the release of the FY 18 Budget by House... more
Call For Nominations Interior Resources, a Gold Level Business Member of ADDP, is pleased to be offering their 6th annual IRCares Scholarship Grant to recognize the hard work and dedication of direct... more
Lunch at the Conference Conference attendees will receive regular lunch unless a dietary restriction is noted during registration: Regular Panko herb crusted chicken breast with Vidalia onion... more
Candy O’Terry There are only a few women in Boston whose voices are as recognizable as Candy O's.  The 2015 Massachusetts Broadcaster of the Year spent 25 years on Magic 106.7 where she connected... more
House to Vote On Thursday For people with disabilities, elders and poor people, the Trump/Ryan/GOP effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act has the potential to deeply cut and severely diminish the... more
Speaking out Makes a Difference! Speaking to over 250 members and guests of the Association of Developmental Disabilities Providers, including family members, provider agency directors, self... more
The Congressional Budget Office just released its much-awaited report analyzing the possible effects of the American Health Care Act, the GOP plan to replace the Affordable Care Act. The verdict is a... more
Former US HHS Secretary to Keynote ADDP May 4th Conference Appearing on Meet the Press, former U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius spoke skeptically about the likelihood that... more
Advocates Ask Legislature to Restore $2 million 9C Cut The proposed Mass Health cut to the Adult Foster Care program, one of the least expensive and most cost effective programs in the Commonwealth,... more

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