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In today's blog post, Senior Policy Director Steve Larson shares his experience at a public comments session about the federal home and community-based services rule. He invites us to attend one of the remaining sessions and offer our feedback, too: www.thearcofminnesota.org/influence-federal-policy-state-services/ ... See MoreSee Less

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Our State Conference Keynote

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Amy Hewitt (photo) of the Institute on Community Integration (ICI) will keynote The Arc Minnesota 2016 State Conference on Sept. 23-24, 2016, “The Power of Community:  Connections That Transform Lives.”  Hewitt is a nationally-recognized leader in research on innovative disability policy and services.  Read more at our 2016 State Conference and Awards Banquet web page.  You can sign up for the event online at our secure conference registration page.

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The Arc Minnesota is partnering with the University of Minnesota and DirectCourse to provide online, customizable training classes free of charge.  To learn about the classes available and how to participate, click here.

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Influence Federal Policy & State Services

The Minnesota Department of Human Services (DHS) wants to hear from individuals with disabilities and parents about the Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) Settings Rule. Over the next few weeks, DHS has scheduled meetings [...]

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What workshop topics would encourage you to attend The Arc Minnesota’s State Conference on Sept. 23-24, 2016? (Choose 3 or fewer)