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 FAQ.

New Raising Special Kids Office in Yuma

Posted Apr 22, 2013

Raising Special Kids welcomes Gloria Demara to the team of Family Support Specialists. She is operating from a new office in Yuma to provide services to Southern Arizona. Gloria can be reached at telephone: 928-444-8803 or Fax: 928-239-9838...

Parent Involvement Survey for Parents of Children in Special Education

Posted Apr 22, 2013

Parents: Have you completed the Parent Involvement Survey? The confidential survey is an opportunity to express your opinion about involvement in your child’s special education program. Each year selected public education agencies...

Staff Member Receives Advocacy Award

Posted Apr 1, 2013

 Congratulations to Jeanne Hollabaugh for being honored by the Arizona Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing with the Hearing Advocacy Award on March 22nd. Jeanne was honored for her contributions to the deaf and hard of hearing...

New Board Members

Posted Mar 25, 2013

Raising Special Kids is excited to announce the addition of Barbara Brent and Jenifer Kasten to our Board of Directors. Barbara Brent is the Director of State Policy for the National Association of State Directors of Developmental Disabilities...

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