Senator Creigh Deeds wanted to hear from CRAAG families to learn about the needs of adults with autism

Welcome/Introductions Work Group Reports Advocacy discussion, including a review of the October 5th meeting: “Legislative Issues/Systemic Concerns: A Conversation with Senator Deeds, DBHDS and Region Ten“ Waiver/Policy Updates Provider/Agency Updates First Responder/Parent Training Update Other Updates Next Meeting – December 8th (tentative) – TBD   Senator Creigh Deeds, a tireless advocate for mental health issues in…

CRAAG Public Meeting – August

Save the Date – CRAAG Public Meeting – Zoom link will be published in the August-September 2021 newsletter! CRAAG – Charlottesville Regional Autism Action Group. What makes CRAAG unique is our focus on the adult population, a critically under-served group. Action Groups are supported by CA Human Services (cahumanservices.org)

CRAAG Zoom Meeting

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic and a corresponding drop in state revenue, Virginia projects a deficit for the 2020-2022 budget. This will be resolved by painful cuts in programs and services.   For the developmental disability community, the inability to raise provider rates and expand services will have a far reaching impact on individuals, families…

CRAAG Zoom Meeting

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic and a corresponding drop in state revenue, Virginia projects a deficit for the 2020-2022 budget. This will be resolved by painful cuts in programs and services.   For the developmental disability community, the inability to raise provider rates and expand services will have a far reaching impact on individuals, families…