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  1. Housing: A HUD NOFA, A Rally, and New Regs

    NOFA: The Section 202 funds now available are the first new construction money for Section 202 housing since 2010, something for which LeadingAge strongly advocated. From the funds made available through this NOFA, HUD expects to make approximately 30 awards. The deadline to apply for the funds under FR-6200-N-52 ...

  2. Nursing Homes: New Newsletter on Life Safety/Emergency Prep

    Topic areas included in the newsletter will include interpretive guidance, changes to regulations and tools as well as resources to help providers of skilled nursing care become and stay compliant. The first issue was distributed to members via the nursing home list serv last week. To receive upcoming newsletters, please ...

  3. REAC Physical Inspection and Related HUD Policies; More Recent Developments

    NSPIRE: Inspection Demonstration Becomes Voluntary and Nationwide The REAC inspection demo is no longer going to be a mandatory participation program, nor restricted to just Region 3. Instead, participation is going to be voluntary, and national providers may be able to volunteer to be part of the demonstration. During ...

  4. Monthly Workforce Highlight: Promising Practice

    In 2006, the New Jewish Home partnered with Columbia University Teacher’s College to develop a Geriatrics Career Development Program (GCD) on elder care fundamentals, which lets students receive 1 of 5 healthcare certifications after graduation from high school. In 2014, GCD expanded the program to serve out of ...

  5. LeadingAge Members Lobbied for Workforce Issues

    Workforce was one of 3 priorities that 250 members talked about on 220 visits to U.S. House and Senate offices during the March 2019 Leadership Summit Lobby Day.   Members shared stories about worker shortages at their communities—particularly the dire impact it ...