Want to be a member of the Board?
Hurry! Applications are open until April 15, but screening will begin before then. Visit the Gubernatorial Appointments page for the application, requirements, and a list of all open positions.
Apply for Partners before April 30
The VBPD seeks adult self-advocates and parents of young children with disabilities from across Virginia for the 2015 Partners in Policymaking (PIP) class. PIP will be held monthly, with the exception of December -- off for the holiday, in Richmond, September 2014 through May 2015. APPLY NOW!
Youth Leadership Forum 2014
The VBPD seeks candidates from across Virginia to serve as delegates to its 2014 Youth Leadership Forum (YLF). The YLF will be held at Virginia Commonwealth University, July 28-August 1, 2014. APPLY NOW!
Council Connection Blog
Have you visited our new blog? It’s named after our newsletter—and features longer format articles on policy, budget, housing, transportation, education, and Partners in Policymaking and the Youth Leadership Forum. You can access it by visiting va-board.blogspot.com or through the site tools under Connect & Share.
CMS Final Rule on Standards for Home and Community-Based Services
Read the Board’s public comment regarding the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) rule to clarify standards for home and community-based settings.