LACONIA — Medicaid Managed Care and other issues will be discussed at during a gathering organized by Advocates Building Lasting Equality in New Hampshire (ABLE NH). All members of the public are welcome to attend the session scheduled for Monday, March 24, from 6-8 p.m. at Lakes Region Community Services Main office, 719 North Main St., Laconia.
This meeting will consist of an introduction to ABLE NH, a discussion on the implementation of Medicaid Managed Care, and other community concerns. All community members are invited to share their stories and to discuss ways to improve services in the Lakes Region.
Founded in 2007 as the result of a year-long multi-organizational planning process which included the University of New Hampshire Institute on Disability, the Council on Developmental Disabilities, and the Disability Rights Center, ABLE NH is a grass-roots organization which advocates for the full participation of people with disabilities by connecting families, influencing public policy, and improving systems of supports, consisting primarily of self-advocates and family members. ABLE NH members take on the concerns of the communities in which they live.