Advocacy


Advocacy Action Alert: Congress Must Include Home & Community Based Services In the Budget   Recently updated !

ADVOCACY ACTION ALERT! Tell Your Members of Congress that Plans for $3.5 Trillion Spending Package Must Include Home & Community Based Services (HCBS) BACKGROUND  Medicaid is the largest source of funding for assistance with daily living for people with disabilities. Medicaid Home and community-based services (HCBS) have been grossly underfunded […]


HB 3880 – Include Full Evaluations for Dyslexia in Texas Special Education

Posted: 5/10/21 Issue: In listing many different types of learning disabilities that might trigger a need for special education and related services, Individuals with Disabilities in Education Act (IDEA) expressly includes dyslexia. When dyslexia is suspected​, schools must offer a comprehensive evaluation under IDEA. A comprehensive evaluation can identify dyslexia […]