The Disability Integration Act is a bill that affirms the right of people with disabilities and seniors to live in freedom, rather than be forced into unwanted institutionalization. It would require states and insurance providers who pay for institutional placement to also offer long term services and supports in the community.
"Individuals with disabilities should have the right to live in the setting that best fits their needs and allows them to live as independently as possible in their community," said
"We know that it will take members of
DIA has widespread support from over 730 organizations from across the nation. At the DIA introduction event,
ADAPT and the broader