AAHD Joins 41 Organizations Opposing CDC Disability Program Consolidations

AAHD has joined 10 other national disability organizations opposing the proposed consolidation of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) disability programs. The “Disability Partner Coalition” letter sent to Congressional Appropriations Committees’ members is available for download: PDF.

AAHD also joined the 31 organization Disability and Rehabilitation Research Coalition (DRRC) letter opposing the CDC disability program consolidation. The DRRC letter is available for download: PDF. Also available for download is the Coalition for Health Funding (CHF) flyer, “CDC – Think Before You Cut”: PDF.

AAHD is a CHF member. Disability is one of the four flyer bullets. On September 8, the National Health Council (NHC) wrote Congressional appropriators opposing the proposed consolidation of CDC disability programs. AAHD is a NHCmember. The NHC letter is is available for download: PDF.