The Agency For Persons With Disabilities has won a challenge to its way of funding services for disabled Floridians.
The challenge to the program questioned the accuracy of the algorithm used to determine how much money each person gets. For Lou Ogburn and her 48-year-old developmentally disabled daughter, the Agency For Persons With Disabilities’ iBudget program worked well. Her daughter has been employed with Walmart for 20 years, but she’s about to lose her mentor. Ogburn says the family plans to find a temporary job coach: