Posts made in January, 2012

OSSA Position Statement for Brokerage Services 2011/2013 Budget

Posted by on Jan 19, 2012 in Budget Cuts, Positions | 0 comments

In current budget proposals, Support Services Brokerages for Adults includes an additional set of cuts to what has already occurred multiple times since October, 2010.  This program has had specific cuts distinct from all Developmental Disability services.  Given the array of cuts to all programs we do not support any additional cuts to Developmental Disability Services. Specific to Support Services Brokerages the following cuts have already occurred: • Quality Assurance funding eliminated.  Overall impact, nearly 6% reduction to operations, October 1, 2010. • 2% reduction Targeted Case Management as of August 1, 2011 • 6% reduction to administration: as of August 1,...

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