Lifespan Respite Update
Kevin Foley, Administration for Community Living
Update from National Community of Practice on Supports to Families: Introduction to Draft Tools for Exploring Natural Supports for Respite
Jane St. John, University of Missouri at Kansas City, Institute for Human Development, Kansas City, MO
ARCH Training/TA Update, What’s New from ARCH?
Jill Kagan, ARCH DirectorPPT Slides
Peer-Led Discussion Topics
What’s New in Lifespan Respite Voucher Programs? – Facilitated by Liz Havenner, Lifespan Respite grant manager, Virginia Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services, Richmond, VA
Medicaid Waivers that Support Respite – Facilitated by Kathy Mayfield-Smith, South Carolina Respite Coalition and Research Associate Professor, Medicaid Policy and Research, Institute for Families in Society, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC
See ARCH's new Updated Compilation of Medicaid Waivers for Respite, 2016.
Lifespan Respite Track at National Lifespan Respite Conference
In the Lifespan Respite Track, many Lifespan Respite Grantees and their partners presented updates on the successes and challenges of their grant activities. All available conference PowerPoint Presentations, including those featured in the Lifespan Respite Panel with Kevin Foley, are available for viewing or downloading on the ARCH website. Breakout Sessions in the Lifespan Respite Track are indicated by a Mountain Icon.