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Assembly One-House Bill Released

The Assembly one-house bill is out and, overall, it is a great victory for CDPAANYS. Speaker Silver, Assembly Member Gottfried and all of the members of the Assembly realized the critical issues facing consumers, their personal attendants and fiscal intermediaries, and we thank them.  On a quick read, the Assembly included in their one-house bill […]

Legislative Day a Huge Success – Victories Already

On Tuesday, over 200 people came to Albany to tell their Legislators about the importance of Consumer Directed Personal Assistance and the need to make sure that reimbursement is high enough for consumers to be able to attract and retain workers, that the State take all of the steps necessary for full implementation of the […]

Register Now For Legislative Day!

Online registration for Legislative Day on February 25, 2014 in Albany is live!  Your participation is the backbone of CDPAANYS and NYAIL’s advocacy work. Please click here to go to the registration page and share with your staff, consumers, and personal assistants! Talking points, target issues and more will be made available pending release of […]

Conference Less Than ONE WEEK Away

This time next week, you’ll either be returning to your office from two great days at CDPAANYS 11th Annual Conference, or you will be hearing about it and saying to yourself, “I should have gone.” The Conference, titled “Under New Management: Realizing the Potential of Managed Care”, will focus on a number of the changes […]

Denise DiNoto of CDC on Due Process Issues on News Channel 13 WNYT March 27, 2013

Denise DiNoto of Consumer Directed Choices, Inc. spoke with local Capital Region reporter Benita Zahn on the ongoing issue of due process rights for Medicaid recipients in managed care tonight, March 27.  News Channel 13 (WNYT) ran a short version at 5:00 PM and the full story was aired at 6:00 PM. Click here for […]

Thank you

CDPAANYS would like to say THANK YOU to the members and allies who came together for press conferences and rallies across New York on March 13 and 14.  The timing may not have been ideal for maximum press coverage, given the shooting in Herkimer and the papal election which occurred at the same time, but […]