Family caregivers provide an estimated $470 billion per year in unpaid care, and are a critical component for states seeking to support older adults and individuals with complex needs stay in their homes and communities. Funded by The John A. Hartford Foundation, NASHP’s RAISE Family Caregiver Resource and Dissemination Center will host a webinar to discuss state and federal policies and initiatives to support family caregivers. The webinar will provide an overview of the Recognize, Assist, Include, Support and Engage (RAISE) Family Caregivers Act, and will feature state leaders from Tennessee and Washington state who will share their policies and innovations to support family caregivers.
Please register in advance for this webinar:
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.
Wendy Fox-Grage, moderator
Project Director, RAISE Family Caregiver Resource and Dissemination Center
National Academy for State Health Policy
Vice President, Program
The John A. Hartford Foundation
Director, Office of Supportive and Caregiver Services
U.S. Administration for Community Living
Director, Home and Community Services Division, Aging and Long Term Support Administration
Washington State Department of Social and Health Services
Director, System Transformation and Innovation
Long-Term Services and Supports, Division of TennCare