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Legislation and Advocacy

Legislation and Advocacy

Legislation and Advocacy

Highlights from Governor's Budget Proposal

Why you should register now for advocacy day!

January 19, 2016

Legislation and Advocacy

Streamlined Application Process for ACFs and Assisted Living Residences

Governor Cuomo signed the streamline application bill A.7681-A (Gottfried)/S.5540-A (Murphy).

December 29, 2015

Legislation and Advocacy

LeadingAge NY Advocates for Faster Processing of Veterans' Benefits

Our testimony asks the State to help ensure veterans get the benefits they need, when they need them.

November 25, 2015

Legislation and Advocacy

What ACFs Can Do Today to Advocate for an Increase in SSI

ACFs are urged to take a few minutes today to contact the Governor and your representatives.

November 2, 2015

Legislation and Advocacy

Governor Vetoed ACF EQUAL Funds Flexibility Bill

The Governor vetoed measure which would have authorized the longstanding flexibility in the EQUAL program.

October 27, 2015

Legislation and Advocacy

Advocacy for SSI Increase for ACFs in Full Swing!

LeadingAge New York is working to generate more support for an increase, in preparation for budget season.

September 8, 2015

Legislation and Advocacy

LeadingAge NY Prepares Legislative Session Summary for Members

We prepared a summary of all legislation addressed during the 2014-15 session, as it relates to members.

July 2, 2015

Legislation and Advocacy

ACF/AL Members: Contact Your Lawmakers Now on EQUAL and SSI Issues

It takes only a few minutes to take action! 

May 19, 2015

Legislation and Advocacy

Advocacy Alert! Tell Your Legislators to Increase SSI for ACFs

Let your lawmakers know what you need in order to serve low-income seniors in ACF and assisted living settings!

February 2, 2015

Legislation and Advocacy

Governor Proposes Significant Cuts for ACFs

Budget preview details significant concerns.

January 26, 2015
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