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Medicaid does not just provide health insurance, it also funds group homes, day programs and family support services for individuals with intelectual and other developmental disabilities. Proposed cuts and restructuring of Medicaid will have devastating effects on community services for individuals with I/DD. The ACA provides protections for individuals with disabilities including the elimination of lifetime caps, preexisting conditions and the donut hole for prescription drug coverage. Now is the time to take action.