At the September 3rd Full Council meeting, the Community Services committee recommended another letter should be sent on behalf of the LCAO from the Chair to motivate Congress to reauthorize the Older Americans Act (OAA) this fall. The council unanimously passed this motion and the Chair has now finalized the letter.
LCAO and the Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities congratulatory letter to the Long-Term Care Commissioners on their appointments and their inaugural meeting of the Commission on Long-Term Care. The letter provided a set of consensus principles for reform.
Information on LCAO and Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) principles on long-term services and supports. This is intended to provide a framework for focusing attention, generating discussion and crafting solutions to the problem in the near future.