MA State House Dental Access Rally

The Arc’s Director of Gov Affairs, Maura Sullivan addressed attendees at the MA State House dental access rally on June 15th. She spoke to the dire need for better oral health care access and the efforts needed to decrease oral health care disparities for people with autism and I/DD. You can find the full speech below. To find out more about this legislation, please contact Maura Sullivan at sullivan@arcmass.org, or 781 891-6270.

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Support for Families (and Smiles) Can Make All the Difference

106569488“I am financially strapped right now and looking for another part-time job. I am my child’s transportation to and from work, activities, vocational program, doctors, EVERYTHING. I make numerous trips during the day to accommodate the schedule. It can take an emotional toll when you have a child unwilling to cooperate in any part of the daily routine. I love my family, but wonder how I am able to function. But then they smile and tell you what a good day they had! So you smile back and live to hear those words again tomorrow.” – Cindy, mother of a daughter with disabilities Continue reading

Operation House Call Featured In Yale School of Nursing Newsletter

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