2014 law should be a boon, but DDS leaves families struggling

February 25, 2023

Letter responses to the article “Real families need the Real Lives law” (Opinion, Feb 20). One response explains, “We are grateful for the growth opportunities the self-direction movement has afforded supported individuals and their families. We would only hope — and expect — to see a stronger collaboration among DDS and all interested stakeholders so that the gains in creative and fiscally responsible programming for our children can be sustained long after we, as parents, are gone.” Read the full article.