State Innovations to Advance Respite Care – Policy Strategies Shared at the State-Federal Respite Summit

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Prepared by the National Academy for State Health Policy In February 2024, the National Academy for State Health Policy (NASHP), as part of its Lifespan Respite Special Projects grant from…

Respite Care: State Policy Resource Guide

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Prepared by the National Academy for State Health Policy in consultation With ARCH The ARCH National Respite Network and Resource Center created a Learning Collaborative of state administrators and their…

Self-Direction in Respite Voucher Programs: Path to Person and Family-Centered Care

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Virtual presentation for the Applied Self-Direction At Your Desk Conference, April 25, 2023 Respite care provides a break from caregiving for both the caregiver and the disabled individual and should…

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…

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

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

Mississippi Voucher Flyers 2022

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Developed by the Mississippi Department of Human Services and the Mississippi Family Caregiver Coalition Promotional flyers for the MS Lifespan Respite voucher program with links to the application for a…

Respite Voucher Reimbursement Packet 2022

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The Respite Voucher Reimbursement Packet was developed by the VA Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services for use by the state’s Lifespan Respite Care Program. The packet includes instructions for…

Building Respite Registries to Meet the Needs of Families

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ARCH and the Respite Care Association of Wisconsin hosted this webinar for Lifespan Respite grantees and partners, Building Respite Registries to Reach Family Caregivers, June 16, 2022. This webinar provides…

Respite Voucher Program Flyer from Mississippi

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Example flyer about respite vouchers.

VA Lifespan Respite Voucher Program Satisfaction Survey

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As part of the Virginia Lifespan Respite Voucher Program, caregivers are required to fill out this brief Satisfaction Survey and submit it to the Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services…