Live-In Aides in Federally-funded Housing Programs: Information for MFP Participants and Program Staff
Click here for the brief prepared by the Technical Assistance Collaborative as part of the Housing Capacity Building Initiative for Community Living Project, a collaboration of the Departments of Ho'USing and Urban Development (HUD) and Health and Human Services (HHS), under the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Money Follows the Person (MFP) Rebalancing Demonstration, CMS Contract Number GS-OOF-0083N.
CCW Amendments Recommendations
Click here to read Gail Levinson, Executive Director of SHA letter to Elizabeth Shea, Assistant Commissioner of DDD with comments on amendments to the Community Care Waiver (CCW)
DHS Budget Testimony
Click here for Gail Levinson's letter to Commissioner Beth Connolly on behalf of SHA members and Board of Trustees regarding DHS' 2017 budget.
Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice
The NJ Department of Community Affairs (DCA) is a recipient of federal housing dollars through the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and as such is responsible for "furthering fair housing" for eligible populations in NJ including persons with disabilities. This required report, the 2015 Analysis of Impediments identifies obstacles to housing and lists measures taken to overcome them. The report also provides an overview of the prevalence of disability and homelessness in NJ which should be of interest to all SHA members.
Click here for Report