Providers of Services for People with Disabilities Respond to Minnesota’s Olmstead Plan

Members of the Minnesota Organization for Habilitation and Rehabilitation (MOHR) have issued a public response to the Minnesota Department of Human Services’ proposed Olmstead Plan. In a letter entitled “RE: Olmstead Plan: Let’s Develop a Plan That Works” the group’s president, Mike Burke, on behalf of the organizations 102 members, raises some concerns about wording in the plan in regards to person-centered planning and other proposals.

Read the full letter below:

https://achieveservices.org/resources/OlmsteadLtr-c.pdf

You can learn more about the Olmstead Plan at the DHS website. Comments can be directed to:

Darlene Zangara, Executive Director of the Minnesota Olmstead Plan
(651) 318-0506, Darlene.Zangara@state.mn.us

Read Achieve’s previous posts about the Olmstead Plan: