The New York State Senate and Assembly are expected to announce their one-house budget proposals on Monday, March 11th. Please call your state Representatives TODAY and tell them to #bFair2DirectCare before time runs out!
Find your New York State Senate and Assembly Members here.
CALL and SAY:
- I am a [DSP, Parent, Self Advocate, etc.] and a supporter of #bFair2DirectCare.
- The developmental disabilities community is in a crisis because direct care workers can’t earn a living wage.
- Gov. Cuomo didn’t put funding in his budget. We need the funds.
- This worries me because [Insert reason why #bFair2DirectCare is important to you.]
- Please include #bFair2DirectCare living wage funding in your one-house budget!