WGCDD Bright Star Award 2017
The Wyoming Governor’s Council on Developmental Disabilities announces its call for nominees for the 2017 “Bright Star Awards.” These awards celebrate and acknowledge the achievements and contributions that individuals with a disability make in their community, as well as recognize individuals within the state who have contributed to the disability sector. Included in these awards are a nominee for a person with a developmental disability, family member, professional, educator and an employer.
Submission Deadline: May 19, 2017
The awards will be presented to the winners at the Wyoming Developmental Disabilities Conference Banquet, which will be held Wednesday, June 21, 2017, 6:00 pm at the Ramkota Hotel and Conference Center in Casper, WY.
Click HERE to submit your nomination!
Waiver Amendments: March 2017
Public Notice is hereby given that the Wyoming Department of Health (Department) is submitting an amendment to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) for the Wyoming Medicaid Home and Community Based Services Comprehensive Waiver and Supports Waiver. The complete waiver applications, as well as a summary of proposed changes, will be available online at https://health.wyo.gov/behavioralhealth/dd/waivers beginning March 11, 2017. To obtain a copy of the summary of proposed changes or the draft waiver amendments, contact:
Wyoming Department of Health
Behavioral Health Division
6101 Yellowstone Road Suite 220
Cheyenne, WY 82009
A public forum will be conducted via phone conference on Monday, March 27, 2017 from 3:00pm – 4:00pm. Callers should call in to 1-877-278-2734, access code 124719.
Public comment on these proposed changes will be accepted by mail, email, or phone until 5pm on April 10, 2017. Final acceptance of these changes is dependent on CMS approval.
Mail to: Attn: Waiver Amendment Public Comment
6101 Yellowstone, Suite #220
Cheyenne, WY 82002
Call: 307-777-6494 OR 800-535-4006