Some highlights from the NCIL Conference in Washington last week:
March to the Capitol and Hill Day Visits
Thanks to all PA CILS that did the NCIL March and Hill Day Visits with the entire PA delegation! Issues discussed were CIL funding, Disability community opposition to ADA Notification bills, Housing (accessible and affordable) and support for Disability Integration Act.
Federal Home and Loan Bank Breakfast
Attended Federal Home & Loan Bank breakfast with PA housing advocates (including Housing Alliance of PA) before Hill Day Visits for National Alliance to End Homelessness Conference to discuss housing budget and policy issues. Senator Toomey’ staff had room set aside and attended.
No Place Like Home TRIPIL Presentation
Attending NCIL session where TRIPIL is presenting on ‘No Place like Home’ on NHT. Over 60 people in final poster session.