Session 301 | Home and Community-Based Service: Why Medicaid Matters to Me

Hosted By: Nicole Jorwic

During the past several years, the Medicaid program, the main funding source for home and community-based supports, has been at risk due to Congressional attacks and state budget cuts. The COVID pandemic has only further highlighted the need to protect and invest in this system. This will only happen with voices of families, come and hear how to effectively share your story with all of the state and federal players that need to know why Medicaid matters to a successful life in your community.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Gain a better understanding of Federal advocacy
  2. Learn about the policy issues that impact your family members
  3. Learn how to effectively share your story.