Opportunity for Stakeholder Input on State Oversight of Services for Persons with Developmental Disabilities
05/16/2012 - 1:00pm - 4:30pm
This is a reminder that the Colorado Departments of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE), Health Care Policy and Financing (HCPF) and Human Services (DHS) will host a stakeholder forum on the implementation of HB 12-1294. Please note that the scope of the meeting has been expanded to address both the coordination of oversight of group homes for persons with developmental disabilities (DD) as well as the provision of personal care services for persons with developmental disabilities.
When: May 16, 2012, 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm. (The meeting is an additional 30 minutes longer than previously stated)
Where: Daniels Fund, 101 Monroe St., Room 126, Denver CO 80206. You can also teleconference by dialing: 1-712-432-3066 and then entering the conference code: 919143
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Stakeholder concerns about the oversight of group homes serving persons with developmental disabilities
3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Stakeholder concerns about the oversight of personal care services provided to persons with developmental disabilities
Providing comments. Your comments will be summarized and incorporated into the meeting minutes. If you are:
• testifying at the meeting, please be aware that testimony may be limited to 5 minutes or less depending on the number of persons who wish to speak
• teleconferencing, you can e-mail your comments during the meeting to: firstname.lastname@example.org
submitting written comments in advance, please send them to: email@example.com
Parking and Wheelchair Accessibility: There is limited free parking (56 spaces) at 1st Avenue and Madison Street, immediately west of the building. The lot is accessed via Madison Street where the security gate will open as you enter and exit. Since parking is discouraged on the surrounding residential streets, participants are encouraged to carpool.
Handicapped parking is available by contacting Owen McAleer at 303-390-7220 or firstname.lastname@example.org. A ramp accessible to wheelchair users is located on the east side of the building on Monroe Street.