Medicaid is a major source of funding for Day Services, Group Homes and Apartments and other Community Programs. Block granting Medicaid and caps will put the funding for these programs at risk. In addition the ACA's includes provisions that protect individuals with disabilities such elimination of lifetime caps, preexisting condition restrictions and the donut hole for prescription drugs. Advocacy to Protect the Lifeline for Individuals with Disabilities is needed NOW. Sign Up to get action alerts and the latest news.
Join us to learn about the NJ CAT Assessment and how it will impact the services you will receive. Also an opportunity to meet local day service providers. Free. Thursday February 16th. 6pm-8pm at Bleshman School, Paramus. Register at https://cape.bergen.org/?eventId=171&controller=event&task=individualRegister
2017 Graduates Aging Out of the School System:
Steps to Accessing Services/Supports from the Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD)
This timeline applies to students who have exhausted their educational entitlement by turning 21 years of age within the 2016/2017 school year
The Holidays are a time for giving and we hope that you will include The Arc in your generosity. You can make a one time or recurring donation. Or, you can honor someone you love with a donation to The Arc and we will let them know that you honored them by helping individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities achieve their dreams. We depend on the support of our donors to help The Arc serve over 1,200 individuals with disabilities and their families. On behalf of the entire Arc community, we thank you and wish you a very Happy New Year.
New Milford Elks is sponsoring a Holiday Canteen Dance at 1 Patrolman Ray Woods Dr New Milford, NJ. It runs from 6pm-9pm and is free of charge. Pizza and dessert will be served and expect an appearance from a certain visitor from the north. There will be music and dancing.