Laurie Edwards-Tate, President and CEO, At Your Home Familycare, with staffperson Christina Meade, Administrative Services Manager, attended the DDPN Legislative Community Forum on Friday, April 27, Balboa Park Club, San Diego.
According to Edwards-Tate “As a provider of in-home respite care on behalf of persons with developmental disabilities for approximately 20 years, it was gratifying to share in the advocacy and spirit of this meaningful event. We were honored to be one of the sponsors this year.”
This highly attended event which was Emceed by Hal Clement. We were honored by the presentations and addresses by Honorary Chair, Senator pro Tem Darrel Steinberg and Mayor Jerry Sanders. Disabilities Advocate Marty Omoto provided all of us with inspiration and a Call to Action to ensure the security and continuation of programs and services for those with developmental disabilities. There was representation from a variety of elected officials.