Amy Burks lives in Quinlan. “I hope to improve my skills as an advocate,” said Burks, “Also, I hope to build relationships with other individuals so that positive legislative change can happen more quickly.”
Initiative to Increase State Funding for the HCS Medicaid Waiver program
Develop a detailed resource for legislators to better understand the need for expanded funding for the HCS Medicaid Waiver program. Develop and execute a plan for advocating to state legislators with the goal of systematically increasing funding every two years. Create an advocacy guide/website with information and action steps for other advocates. For more information, see the project’s website.
This project is a collaborative project with Sandra Pierce.