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Bi-Partisan Think Tank Tackles Long Term Care Financing & Delivery

Bi-Partisan Think Tank Tackles Long Term Care Financing & Delivery

By Stephanie Mensh, Senior Analyst

I appreciate the important Republican and Democratic thought leaders who are focusing on the need to provide long term services and supports (LTSS) for people with disabilities and chronic health conditions and older Americans.

Why I Work

Why I Work

By Ben Spangenberg

As a child with Spina Bifida growing up in Northern California I had some amazing opportunities.  I went to the best public schools, had friends both with and without disabilities, and even participated in children’s theater.  I also had many of the complications that people with Spina Bifida have—eleven surgeries, occupational and physical therapy appointments and countless sick days.

Community Living: Report to Congress on Long Term Services & Supports

Community Living:  Report to Congress on Long Term Services & Supports

By Stephanie Mensh

Over 12 million Americans receive long term services and supports (LTSS) to meet their daily needs in a variety of settings, provided by family and/or paid workers. In late September, the bi-partisan Commission on Long Term Care issued its Report to Congress.