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“One of the many reasons that I wanted to join the APSE national team just over a year ago is that I realized that there were a number of distinct and strong movements that were developing that seemed to be converging at a national level.  A perfect storm of opportunity to fully achieve competitive integrated employment was clearly on the horizon…

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DOL Releases WIOA Final Regulations

June 30, 2016 The U.S. Departments of Labor and Education released the final regulations to implement the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). Click here to access the rules through the DOL website. APSE will review and analyze the regulations and release...

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Legislative News

ALERT: Continuation of Services During HCBS Rule Implementation

State Officials, Providers, and Disability and Aging Groups Issue Joint Statement Praising CMS' Clarification About Continuity of Services During Implementation of its Home and Community Based Services Rule January 15, 2015:  Today APSE and other disability and aging...

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APSE Applauds Introduction of TIME Act of 2015

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Happy NDEAM from Iowa APSE!

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Finding Your Legislators on Twitter!

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