Disability service providers warn of cuts without restored state funding

November 19, 2020

Albany Times Union (November 19)

Disability service providers warn of cuts without restored state funding

A report released Thursday found that 80 percent of healthcare providers for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities fear future state budget cuts will force them to eliminate services. The New York Disability Advocates surveyed providers from across the state — collectively representing over 38 percent of the residential support system in New York — who fear additional reductions in state funding will “result in the closure or reduction of existing services and support.”


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