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In FY09, 27 states expect budget shortfalls at the same time that HCBS and other services administered by State Units on Aging nationwide experience increased demand. NASUA surveyed 44 states and the District of Columbia about their strategies for coping with this situation. These include creating or increasing waiting lists, cutting budgets, reduced staffing and travel, and adjusting program elements such as eligibility.
Keywords:State/Agency Information; Sustainability
economics; Area Agencies on Aging; AAA; SUA; budget shortfalls; budget cuts
National Association of States United for Aging and Disabilities
Short URL: http://www.advancingstates.org/node/51815