MDDC’s Next Meeting Is:
Thursday, February 16th, 2016*
9:30 – noon
150 West 30th Street, 15th Floor, NY, NY
The Manhattan Developmental Disabilities Council
invites you to attend its 28th annual
Friday, March 3, 2017
Barnes & Noble Union Square
Key Manhattan Legislators
The Family & Professional
Support the #bFair2DirectCare Campaign Urge Your Legislators to Write the Governor
An important action of the #bFair2DirectCare Campaign is to encourage legislators to send a letter to Governor Cuomo urging him to include $45 million in his Executive Budget Proposal as a first step towards providing a living wage for low wage workers who support people with developmental disabilities.
Attached you will find the letter that was sent to every member of the New York State Senate and Assembly urging them to write to the Governor regarding this issue. (SEE BELOW FOR ALL ATTACHMENTS) In addition, you will find two sample letters that were provided to the members of the legislature to either send to the Governor or use as models for their own letter.
Every IAC Member should follow-up with local legislators and urge them to write the Governor. ….& MORE