The deadline to submit a 2018 Senior Living by Design Awards nomination has been extended through Friday, Sept. 21. Submit your nomination today!
On Jan. 22, President Trump signed the RAISE (Recognize, Assist, Include, Support, and Engage) Family Caregivers Act (S. 1028/HR 3759).
This new law will:
- Require HHS to develop, maintain and update a National Family Caregiving Strategy, offering resources and education opportunities to family caregivers in the United States;
- Require HHS to convene a Family Caregiving Advisory Council to advise it on recognizing and support family caregivers;
- Promote greater adoption of person and family centered care in all health and long-term services and supports settings; and
- Ensure older adults with disabilities and illnesses receive high quality care in their homes.
Read the full text of the bill.
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