Join the National I&R Support Center for a webinar on Supporting People Living with Spinal Cord Injury, Traumatic Brain Injury, and Burn Injury. This webinar is scheduled for Thursday, October 21, from 3:00-4:00p.m. Eastern time.
The wave of federal funding from programs like the American Rescue Plan and Consolidated Appropriations acts can be overwhelming to comprehend. Many state leaders are wondering how best to invest these funds while keeping future needs in mind. This panel of state-level experts will provide considerations for funding topics including:
Understanding current key funding initiatives
The Home and Community-Based Services (HCBS) Conference is ADvancing States’ national conference that annually brings together state, federal, and local policymakers as well as leaders who administer, manage, and deliver waiver and other HCBS programs. The purpose of the HCBS Conference is to share practices and policies that improve state systems delivering long-term services and supports (LTSS) for all ages and abilities.
Click here to learn more about this year's HCBS Conference.
- Are used by states to enhance quality of their LTSS systems
- Support stakeholder engagement using standardized national and state reporting
As the population of older adults grows, increasing numbers of older adults in three distinct categories might require the services of mental health, substance abuse, and aging systems in the future: (1) older adults with mental health conditions; (2) individuals who develop late-life mental health conditions; and (3) persons living with dementia and co-occurring treatable mental health conditions or substance abuse disorders.