Current State Information

Advocacy Resources for State Legislature’s Recess

Contact your state legislators on three of our top priority issues!  Urge them to:

** Support enhanced funding for personal care assistance for people with high needs.

** Stop the 7% cut to home and community-based services.

** Oppose work requirements for Medical Assistance recipients. 


Our one-page sheet has messages and talking points to use when you connect with your legislators.  The resources below provide additional information on each issue.  Thanks in advance for your advocacy!


Enhanced PCA Funding for People with High Needs

Stop the 7% Cut to Home and Community-Based Services

Medical Assistance (MA) Work Requirements


Other State Policy Resources: 

Our 2018 State Legislative Agenda

Current Public Policy Update

Who Represents Me at the State Capitol?

Fact Sheets on 2018 Legislative Priorities

DHS Paper on Block Grants and Per Capita Caps Jan 2017

Repealing the Affordable Care Act: Impact on Minnesotans



State Agencies and State Legislative Websites: 

Minnesota House of Representatives website

Minnesota House of Representatives listing:

Minnesota Senate

Minnesota Senators list:

Minnesota Governor’s Council on Developmental Disabilities

Minnesota Dept. of Human Services

Minnesota Department of Education

Minnesota State Quality Council

Minnesota Council on Disability

Minnesota Ombudsman’s Office for Mental Health and Developmental Disability

Parental Fee Fact Sheet — December 2017