Upcoming actions from the Stop EVV Coalition, a local grass roots coalition of consumers and IHSS workers
EVV means Electronic Visit Verification. It’s a federal requirement that could invade our homes and make it difficult to work with the care givers who help us.
The State of California is discussing what to do about this. Activists are protesting and testifying.
Here’s how to help:
Thursday, March 8:
Senate Budget Health and Human Services Subcomittee hearing. Union activists are leading the grass roots testimony against EVV. Starts at Capitol Bldg, approx 9:30 am. and may go all day. If you can’t go in person please call the following Senators and register your opposition:
Senator (Dr.) Richard Pan (Chair)
Sacto Phone: (916) 651-4006
Senator Bill Monning
Sacto Phone: (916) 651-4017
Friday, March 9:
Stakeholder meeting on EVV conducted by California Health and Human Services Agency. (CDSS) Meeting at 1-3. We plan to demonstrate outside the building at noon in order to leaflet the attendees but you can also particpate by phone from home. You must sign up in advance to attend in person or by phone. firstname.lastname@example.org
Some of us will be taking the train. For transportation assistance please contact Marissa email@example.com.SHARE