Making Chapter 171 Work for You & Your Family

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Making Chapter 171 Work for You and Your Family!

There are many ways to get involved with the implementation of Chapter 171:

  • Contact the agency that provides services to you or your family member and request a copy of their Family Support Plan, review the plan and give feedback to the agency.
  • Educate yourself on flexible supports and what they are so you know what you are able to request.
  • Get involved legislatively; set up a meeting with your legislators,introduce yourself, let them know what challenges you face as an individual with a disability or special health care needs or as a family member of a person with a disability or special health care needs.
  • Contact MFOFC for more information on Chapter 171 and other current advocacy efforts.