This webinar will provide an overview of the new Special Supplemental Benefits for the Chronically Ill (SSBCI) authorized through the CHRONIC Care Act. The webinar will discuss how they differ from traditional benefits and review principles for implementation. Presenters will cover plan benefit data to help participants understand the supplemental benefits MA plans are offering in 2020.
This webinar will discuss the importance of counting everyone in the 2020 Census. The presenters will discuss how the Census will impact essential services for older adults and their families. During the webinar, participants will learn how government agencies, nonprofits, advocacy organizations, and philanthropy are educating communities and working to include everyone.
Applied Self-Direction previously held a webinar analyzing the DOL Final Rule on Joint Employment and how it impacts self-direction. As a result of the numerous questions asked during this webinar, ASD is hosting a follow-up event where the organization will spend a full hour answering questions.
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ACL's Adult Protective Services Technical Assistance Resource Center (APS TARC) is hosting a webinar to review various potential funding sources for APS. During this webinar, participants will learn about Social Service Block Grant (SSBG) and Medicaid Administrative Claiming. Presenters will also discuss their experiences securing Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) funding and will highlight challenges associated with using VOCA funding for APS.
NCOA is hosting the inaugural Boost Your Budget™ Week April 13-17, 2020. This national campaign is designed to educate low-income Medicare beneficiaries about the benefits available to them, and direct them to community and online resources where they can learn how to apply for benefits.
March is Brain Injury Awareness Month. The Administration for Community Living is hosting Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Stakeholder Day on March 3, 2020. TBI Stakeholder Day is an opportunity for members of the TBI community to come to Washington, DC to discuss important issues around TBI services, supports, and systems and to learn from other stakeholders, brain injury survivors, family members, support networks, and state and federal representatives.
ACL is also hosting a brown bag lunch during Brain Injury Awareness Day on Capitol Hill on March 4, 2020.
The Community Living Policy Center at Brandeis University is hosting an upcoming webinar about the HCBS Settings Rule. The webinar will provide a general overview of the rule before examining the specifics of heightened scrutiny.
ADvancing States is hosting a webinar, Supported Decision-Making for Older Adults. Join us as Rebekah Diller, Clinical Professor of Law at Cardozo School of Law, and Morgan Whitlatch, Legal Director at Quality Trust, discuss supported decision-making for older adults. The panelists will go over the basics of supported decision-making and provide practical examples on how to advance its use in the lives of for older adults. Tools and tips from this webinar can help older adults in care planning.