This July, we highlight how to prepare for IEP meetings, back-to-school preparation, making informed decisions for supports and services, and tips to make the most out of summer vacations. Our Public Policy resources provide information on Medicaid services, including home and community-based services.

IEP Preparation 

Back-to-School Prep

Support & Services: Making Informed Decisions (planning for school year services & schedules)

Summer staycations & travel advice


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