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2016-17 Budget Hearings

ABLE Program a Major Advance for Families of Individuals with Disabilities

April 18, 2016

The recent passage of the Achieving Better Life Experience legislation is a major advance for the families of individuals who have a disability.[...Read More]

Speed Minders Among Increased Safety Measures Around Harveys Lake

April 14, 2016

Four speed minders will be strategically placed along Lakeside Drive as part of increased safety measures being made around Harveys Lake.[...Read More]

Baker Supports Bill Aiding Individuals With Disabilities Transitioning To Workplace

April 13, 2016

Sen. Lisa Baker spoke on the Senate floor urging her colleagues to support HB 400, legislation that would increase vocational rehabilitation collaboration with schools and private and public employers and encourage additional job training resources for young people with disabilities[...Read More]

Tax-Free Savings Plan For Disabled Receives Unanimous Approval

April 13, 2016

In every way, policies and programs designed for individuals who have a disability should aim at helping them achieve the greatest level of independence their capabilities and spirit allow.
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