ODDS Presents to Joint Ways and Means Subcommittee on Legislative Initiatives/Budget
September 19th - ODDS Director Lilia Teninty and DHS Director Fariborz Pakseresht made a presentation to the Joint Interim Committee on Ways and Means Subcommittee on Human Services. Please see the presentation and budget note documents and for those who would like to watch the hearing you can find it here - http://oregon.granicus.com/MediaPlayer.php?clip_id=24172
To view the presentation, you can find it here -
And the budget note document -
September 20th - A hearing on the K Plan - Developmental Disabilities Services and Oregon's K Plan: Past, Present, and Future was chaired by Senator Sara Gelser. Presenting to the Committee were:
You can watch the hearing here. When you click on the link, scroll down the agenda to just watch the I/DD portion of the hearing.
We encourage you to watch the testimony if you have time. It is a valuable bit of history on how the K Plan came to be, what the challenges have been and are now.