A Moment to Celebrate, An Opportunity to Educate
On July 28th, in the early hours of the morning, the vote to pass the Health Care Freedom Act of 2017 failed in the U.S. Senate. Medicaid has, for the moment, been spared from the devastating cuts and caps.
Now, More Than Ever
Angela received a standing ovation when she kicked off ANCOR's 2017 Annual Conference with these words. We wanted to share them here for anyone who missed her in San Antonio this May.
State Association Corner
Across the Board
Reports from the Policy Front
ANCOR's Government Relations staff distributes stories in the Washington Insiders Club (WICS) – a weekly round-up of top stories and headlines – to ANCOR Members to keep them up to date on policy and political developments of note to the disability community. The following entries highlight the most significant reports of the last two months.
Members in the News
From Our Partners
Agency Staffing Survey Reveals Acute Labor Shortage
MITC recently conducted a staffing survey in which 137 agencies employing nearly 40,000 staff from across the USA participated. The majority of agencies have reviewed hiring, retention, and scheduling to try and manage the situation better.
Is Your Agency in Need of a Digital Transformation?
With high turnover rates in Human Services and the constant struggle to compete for top-notch talent in the industry, ensuring you meet the rising expectations around technology when it comes to your workforce could make a huge difference in your agency's ability to attract and retain talent.
First Phone? Are Your Kids Ready?
One reason you might decide it’s the right time to give your kids a phone is because it can help provide a level of safety and security.
Did You Know?
'Did You Know?' Features Vendors from ANCOR Services Corp.’s Shared Resources Purchasing Network
The ANCOR Marketplace Benefits You!
The ANCOR Marketplace is an easy to navigate site that gives ANCOR members a special insight into new products and services. The various offerings are conveniently categorized, which makes shopping for I/DD products, such as software systems, housing solutions, merger and acquisitions prospects, insurance services and more, a smooth browsing experience.
What Members Are Saying...
The Shared Resources Purchasing Network (SRPN), administered by the ANCOR Services Corporation, partners with national companies to provide significant savings to ANCOR Members and supports ANCOR programs. Members who use the SRPN enjoy savings and leading purchasing practices, and can rededicate their savings to needed programs.