Urgent: Call Albany NOW to Get the COLA in This Week's Budget Deal!

March 25, 2019

TAKE ACTION NOW TO GET THE

HUMAN SERVICES COLA IN THIS YEAR’S BUDGET!

                

With only a week to go, we need a huge call in drive today to make sure that

our 2.9% Cost of Living Adjustment (COLA) is in the final budget agreement!

 

Further, we need to emphasize that the only way to address the staffing crisis

for ALL human service nonprofits is with an across the board COLA!

 

URGENT: Make 2 Calls Now!

 

State legislators will be meeting this morning to let their leaders know about their priorities, which must include the COLA!

 

Find out the name and phone number of your Senate at https://www.nysenate.gov/find-my-senator and your Assembly member at https://nyassembly.gov/mem/search/

 

Call them at 9 am this morning and leave the following message

 

“I’m a registered voter from (your locality) calling to make clear that the only way to address the crisis faced by ALL of NY’s human service workers is via a 2.9% COLA!

 

Thank you!