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Who is Hurt by Housing Cuts?
I was at home cooking dinner one recent evening when I checked my phone and found 3 missed calls and 1 voicemail, all from the same number. The voicemail was from Sue, ...
Growing Demand for Services with Less Funding Under President’s Budget Request
In FY 2018, the President's Budget maintains funding for the Supportive Services program and the Family Caregiver program that fund adult day services, transportation, respite and in-home services; Lifespan Respite Care program; Alzheimers ...
Older Adults Lose Out With Budget Proposal
In the face of growing senior homelessness, the budget contains major cuts in senior housing programs. Despite bipartisan calls for more home- and community-based services options for seniors to remain in their own homes, the budget would slash funding for cost-effective programs like Meals on Wheels that ...
Providers Get Less, Residents Pay More Under Trump HUD Request
The White House’s FY18 budget request for HUD: Provides insufficient funding to renew the 97,900 Section 202 Project Rental Assistance Contracts (PRACs) up for renewal in ...
Breaking Advocacy News - Week of May 22, 2017
Ask Your Representative To Support Nursing Home Regulatory Reform The present system of nursing home oversight is overly burdensome and counterproductive to high-quality nursing home care. Rep. Glenn Grothman (R-WI) is asking his colleagues in the House of Representatives to join him in signing a