Quick Links - Please note, timesheet deadlines have changed. Now due on the 2nd and 17th of each month.
Independent Living Advocates - it's time to celebrate! After years of advocacy, the Rehabilitation Act will soon be reauthorized. Check out the National Council on Independent Living website for a message from the NCIL President Lou Ann Kibbee. www.ncil.org
Three Rivers Inc. began as a volunteer organization and incorporated in 1986 serving Central Northeast Kansas as a nonprofit 501(c)(3). To maintain a consumer-driven focus, the majority of our staff and Board of Directors are persons with disabilities. The mission of Three Rivers Inc. is to promote self-reliance of individuals with disabilities through education, advocacy, training and support.
Three Rivers is partially funded by grants from the Kansas Department of Rehabilitation Services, the U.S. Dept of Education Rehabilitation Services Administration and by fee-for-service programs. To find out how you can help support Three Rivers, contact us today!
KS Dept. on Aging and Disability Services Announces Public Hearings
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a final rule for home and community based services (HCBS) effective March 17th 2014. KS must develop a Transition Plan for each waiver that provides assessment, strategies and timelines for meeting the new rules. KDADS would like public comment on the Draft Transition Plan before submitting to CMS. Check out the KDADS website for full information. http://www.kdads.ks.gov/
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