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New Website Provides Clear Strategies to Support Family Caregivers offers resources to help guide implementation of the National Strategy to Support Family Caregivers A coalition of groups including the National Academy for State Health Policy (NASHP), the National…

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FY 2024 AmeriCorps State and National Grants

National Funding Priorities most Relevant for Respite and Caregiving Application Deadline The deadline for applications to the 2024 AmeriCorps State and National Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) is Thursday, January…

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A New Medicare Proposal Would Cover Training for Family Caregivers

Judith Graham August 18, 2023 Even with extensive caregiving experience, Patti LaFleur was unprepared for the crisis that hit in April 2021, when her mother, Linda LaTurner, fell out of…

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TAKE ACTION on FY 2024 Appropriations During the August Congressional Recess

You have the power and the voice! Background: Congress has a limited window to pass critical FY 2024 appropriations bills before the September 30th deadline. However, there are major disagreements…

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Biden-Harris Administration Announces Medicare Dementia Care Model – Learn More!

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ARCH Awards Evaluation Mini-grants to four outstanding Innovative and Exemplary Respite Services

Each year since 2019, ARCH has been seeking and selecting respite services that meet a stringent set of criteria for innovation and excellence. The purpose of the ARCH Innovative and Exemplary…

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Nevada Lifespan Respite Care Coalition Successfully Advocates for Legislation Implementing Caregiver Assessment Pilot

On May 30, the Governor of Nevada singed AB100 into state law. This accomplishment was led by advocacy efforts of the Nevada Lifespan Respite Care Coalition. The bill requires the…

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Nevada State Plan for the Support of Family Caregivers: January 2022 to December 2024

This State Plan was developed by the Nevada Lifespan Respite Care Coalition, with input from family caregivers, service providers, and state agencies, and various information gathering activities conducted by the…

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White House Executive Order on Increasing Access to High-Quality Care and Supporting Caregivers

In April, the White House issued an Executive Order that puts in place more than 50 executive branch actions across multiple agencies to support family caregivers and direct care workers…