Category: Health Care

Florida Is Stingy With Aid For People With Disabilities
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Florida Is Stingy With Aid For People With Disabilities

Times Union Editorial  Life is a waiting game for many disabled Floridians. Their names are stacked over 20,000 deep on a statewide list of people who have requested financial help to pay for home-based and community-based services ranging from job training to housing. Many of these wait-listed Floridians have been on this list for years....

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Disability Advocates Urge Changes to Federal Healthcare Bill
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Disability Advocates Urge Changes to Federal Healthcare Bill

WFSU News The version of healthcare reform passed by the U.S. House early last month would be devastating to Florida patients who have disabilities. That was the message Tuesday (6/6) morning from more than a dozen advocate organizations in Tallahassee. Jennifer Perry-Breen depends on a speech device to communicate. She says her electronic voice and...

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