thobro http://wyomingpublicradio.net en Advocacy group urges state not to cut funding for developmental disabilities http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/advocacy-group-urges-state-not-cut-funding-developmental-disabilities <p>A group called Protection and Advocacy, which advocates for people with disabilities, has sent a letter to Wyoming, expressing concern over potential budget cuts for developmental disabilities.</p><p>Gov. Matt Mead has called for all agencies to prepare for 8 percent budget cuts. The Department of Health has not yet specified what it would cut, but Protection and Advocacy CEO Jeanne Thobro says she&rsquo;s concerned that Wyomingites with developmental disabilities could lose vital services.</p> Mon, 18 Jun 2012 23:24:17 +0000 Willow Belden 25711 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net Advocacy group urges state not to cut funding for developmental disabilities