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This resource for programs includes State Lifespan Respite Programs, that provide respite and are interested in developing & implementing participant-directed respite, especially through voucher programs. Included are: overview materials that provide content information regarding participant direction, examples from two states that currently implement participant-directed respite programs using a voucher system, important tax and financial information, & resources for additional materials.
Populations:Aging/Older Adults; Developmental/Intellectual Disabilities; Physical Disabilities; Psychiatric Disabilities/Mental Illness
ARCH National Respite Network and Resource Center
risk management; family caregiver; respite provider; person with a special need; The Lifespan Respite Care Act
National Resource Center for Participant-Directed Services
Short URL: http://www.advancingstates.org/node/53091