Raise helps some health workers

A 91-cent-an-hour pay increase for approximately 3,000 people who work directly with those with developmental disabilities in the state is welcomed, though more is needed, say many in the industry. Mandated by the R.I Department of Behavioral Health, Developmental Disabilities and Hospitals, the $9.5 million fiscal 2020 increase for those workers went into effect at…

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