CLAUSEN HOUSE JOINS THE LANTERMAN COALITION 10% ADVOCACY PLAN

The Lanterman Coalition is made up of major stakeholders in California’s community-based developmental service system.  As a result of years of underfunding, rate cuts, rate freezes, use of old funding formulas and inflation, California’s developmental services system is at risk of collapse. The Lanterman Coalition is mobilizing stakeholders to take action and advocate for an […]... >> read more

ABLE (Achieving a Better Life Experience) Accounts May Assist Families in Financial Planning for the Care of Loved Ones With Disabilities

When President Obama signed the ABLE (Achieving a Better Life Experience) Act in December, 2014, he paved the way for individuals with disabilities to open tax-free savings accounts that can accrue up to $100,000 without losing their government benefits such as Social Security or Medicaid. Funds from the ABLE savings accounts can be used to […]... >> read more

ABLE (Achieving a Better Life Experience) Act

Passed by Congress in December 2014, the Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Act enables the creation of special savings accounts by individuals with disabilities or their families called Section 529A accounts. The ABLE accounts will allow individuals with disabilities to open special accounts where they can save up to $100,000 without risking losing their […]... >> read more