Get Involved in Public Policy
Autism New Jersey works to influence federal and state legislation and regulations in ways that benefits New Jerseyans with autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) of all ages. We can educate you on how these laws and regulations affect your family and the entire community. The more you know, the more you can help make a difference.
From time to time, when important policy decisions, regulations or actions are taking place, we ask our stakeholders and community members to take action and make sure their voice is heard by our public officials and policy makers. The following issues have active "Action Alerts" that require your attention:
Action Needed Now!
Direct Service Providers Workforce Shortage Crisis. Ongoing Action Requested. Read more>>
DOE Private School Regulations. Deadline May 5, 2017. Read more>>
Previous Action Alerts
Statewide Transition Plan -- Thank you for your efforts! Read about our public policy victory! Read more>>
Comprehensive Medicaid Waiver Renewal- Deadline passed. Read more>>
Centers for Medicaid Services (CMS) Request for Information. Deadline passed. Read more>>
Share your Story
What public policies would you like to see changed? Occasionally, Autism New Jersey will ask concerned individuals to advocate pending legislation. Your personal story can make a difference, and Autism New Jersey can help you be heard. There are multiple easy ways to get involved. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.