ACTION ALERT: JOIN OUR PETITION TO FUND AUTISM & INTELLECTUAL DISABILITY SERVICES
Tell the Governor and the PA General Assembly to make Autism and Intellectual Disability issues a top priority in the FY 19/20 Budget by:
FUNDING a $120 million (in state funds) rate increase to help #FixTheDSPCrisis through increased DSP wages, benefits and training.
FUNDING services for 1000 of the 5000 people currently on the Emergency Waiting List, plus an additional 100 for unanticipated emergencies.
INCREASING Raise rates for Early Intervention (EI) services by $5.7 million to address a decade of insufficient adjustments and reimbursement.