Caregiving – A series by Real World Health Care, 2023

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Produced by the HealthWell Foundation Caregiving is a recently published series of articles that spotlights the organizations and efforts dedicated to making sure that those who care for loved ones…

Measuring the Value of Respite

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A White Paper by the ARCH Committee for Advancement of Respite Research (CARR) Purpose The purpose of this white paper is to provide an in-depth description of the current challenges…

New Jersey Caregiver Task Force Report, 2022

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New Jersey Caregiver Task Force Chapter 166 of the Public Laws of 2018, created the New Jersey Caregiver Task Force.  The purpose of the Task Force was to determine the…

Environmental Scan – Resources for Culturally and Linguistically Competent Respite Research

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Prepared by Dr. Kim Whitmore, Marquette University College of Nursing, with the ARCH Committee for Advancement of Respite Research An environmental scan was conducted by the ARCH Committee for Advancement…

ARCH Annotated Bibliography of Respite and Crisis Care Studies, 6th Edition, 2022

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The literature review for this updated bibliography adds summaries of 19 peer-reviewed journal articles. Articles were included from the time period 2020, where the 5th edition left off, through 2022.…

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…

Volunteer Respite Manual: Creating Valuable Options for Family Caregivers

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Drawing on the experience in volunteer services among ARCH network members, ARCH’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 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…

Respite Care Professional Core Competencies

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The Respite Care Professional Core Competencies were developed by an expert work group convened by ARCH that included representatives of state and national organizations and government agencies that represent children,…