Letter to Editor: Care professionals in NJ need a raise

It is very important to me that Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) get a raise. They work so very hard to care for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD), but their pay is very low.

To be able to pay for their house and support their kids, they have to work two or three jobs. This is not right and not good for people with I/DD.

DSPs haven’t had an increase for over 10 ... Read more