The Role of Respite in the National Strategy to Support Family Caregivers

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An ARCH Policy to Practice Brief The 2022 National Strategy to Support Family Caregivers includes an abundance of important and relevant information and guidance to support caregivers. Given the breadth…

Caregiving Resources from the National Institute on Aging

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Presentation by Stephanie Morrison, Office of Communications and Public Liaison, National Institute on Aging, April 19, 2023 For more information, email niaic@nia.nih.gov or call 800-222-2225 (English & Spanish) TTY: 800-222-4225.…

Alabama Lifespan Respite: Caregiver Wellness Initiative

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ARCH cohosted this webinar with the BREAK Exchange Alabama Lifespan Respite (ALR) identified a lack of emotional and mental health supports for rural/underserved family caregivers as a growing problem prior…

Self-Directed Respite Voucher Guide

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Self-Directed Respite Voucher Guide and Readiness Assessment Tool developed by Applied Self-Direction in partnership with the ARCH National Respite Network and Resource Center. Authors: Molly Morris and Laura Mauldin, Applied…

State Summaries of Lifespan Respite Grant Activities and Outcomes, Grantee Final Reports, FY 2017 and FY 2018

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State Summaries of Lifespan Respite Grant Activities and Outcomes Final Reports, FY 2017 and FY 2018 Grantees This report contains summaries of the final reports from FY 2017 and FY…

Respite and the Faith Community

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Respite and the Faith Community The purpose of this fact sheet is to identify and provide information on how faith communities can provide or support respite services as well as…

Volunteer Respite Manual: Creating Valuable Options for Family Caregivers

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Drawing on the experience in volunteer services among ARCH network members, ARCHā€™s recognized Innovative and Exemplary respite services, and Lifespan Respite grantees and their partners, this step-by-step manual will help…

In Support of Caregivers: Key Accomplishments of Lifespan Respite Program Grantees

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Through competitive grants, the Lifespan Respite CareĀ Program supports individual state grantees to achieveĀ Five Objectives: Expand and enhance respite services in the states; Improve coordination and dissemination of respite services; Streamline…

Respite Care Provider Training Courses

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The Respite Care Provider Training (RCPT), a competency-based entry level respite provider training curriculum, developed by the Respite Care Association of Wisconsin as part of the ARCH/National Academy for State…

Federal Funding and Support Opportunities for Respite

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Building Blocks for Lifespan Respite Systems This guide provides information about each of the federal programs that provides or could potentially provide respite funding or support. It is meant to…