Governor Raimondo proclaims RI direct support professional recognition week
Raimondo Proclaims Rhode Island Direct Support Professional Recognition Week
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Raimondo Thursday, joined by community advocates and direct care workers, signed a proclamation declaring September 10-September 16, 2017 as Rhode Island Direct Support Professionals Recognition week. Direct Support Professionals have been and continue to be an essential part of the deinstitutionalization movement around the country. The Governor encourages all residents to recognize the contributions of DSPs in enhancing the lives of individuals with disabilities and their families.
(release from Governor's Office)