News for the Week of June 3, 2013

Posted Jun 3, 2013

Featured Stories Special Education Could Face $2 Billion in Cuts As a new round of budget talks gets underway in Congress, special education advocates are sounding the alarm about big cuts that may be on the horizon. Read article in ...

News for the Week of May 27, 2013

Posted May 27, 2013

Notes from the Director of ADHS Families are the First First-Responders"The real first first-responders are moms, dads, grandmas and grandpas and even kids. That’s why family preparedness is so important. The family is the first link in the ...

News for the Week of May 20, 2013

Posted May 20, 2013

Ray Rafford Community Award Raising Special Kids is honored to accept the Ray Rafford Community Award from Mesa Public School District to “recognize community members who have made outstanding contributions to special education students in ...

Medicaid Rally - a message from AHCCCS

Posted May 20, 2013

We are sharing a message AHCCCS sent out to stakeholders and participants in the rally for Medicaid Restoration: The Rally for Restoration was a HUGE success thanks to YOU!!! Supporters turned out strong for the Final Rally and stood with the ...

News for the week of May 13, 2013

Posted May 13, 2013

Rally for Medicaid at the State Capitol Wednesday, May 15, 201311:00am (It is recommended to arrive early.)House Lawn, State Capitol, 1700 W. Washington St., Phoenix, AZSee FAQs on Medicaid Expansion.Parking: Parking is available at the Bolin ...

ADE partnering with Raising Special Kids to improve parent information and family support in special education

Posted May 6, 2013

Partnership will provide increased support for parents with special needs children(Phoenix, Ariz. – April 25, 2013) On October 1, 2012, the Arizona Department of Education (ADE) and Raising Special Kids began forging a partnership to ...

News for the Week of May 6, 2013

Posted May 6, 2013

Arizona Ranked #1 on Disability Services Disability ScoopArizona is the place to be when it comes to services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, according to a new national ranking. Read more.   Featured ...

AHCCCS Posted FAQ on ACA Funding

Posted Apr 29, 2013

The Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System has prepared a publication to answer questions regarding what Medicaid eligibility systems costs are eligible for enhanced funding under the Affordable Care Act. Read the ...

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