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Governor Rick Scott recently visited Central Florida Contract Industries in Orlando to share his proposed 2013-2014 budget, Florida Families First, which provides $36 million in much needed funding to people on the Agency for Persons with Disabilities (APD) waiver waiting list.
During the Florida Cabinet meeting on March 7, Governor Rick Scott officially declared March as Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month. Also, Governor Scott recognized Korinne Kaliher with the Idelio Valdes Award, and presented Publix with the Governor’s Business Ambassador Award for the company’s longstanding commitment to hiring people with disabilities throughout the state.
Florida Governor Rick Scott visited Miami to talk about his proposed Florida Families First budget. Governor Scott also took a tour of the Association for the Development of the Exceptional while visiting. Check out the Champion to learn more about his visit.
APD Director Barbara Palmer was recently interviewed on Point of View which airs on The Florida Channel. If you would like to watch the video, visit The Florida Channel's website.