NCD Roundtable: Strengthening the Home- and Community-based Ecosystem
National Council on Disability Roundtable Discussion on the direct care workforce and affordable, accessible housing.
Thu, January 26, 2023, 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM EST — Online Mobile eTicket
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Join the National Council on Disability January 26, 12-3 p.m. Eastern Standard Time (EST) for a virtual, two-part policy roundtable on strengthening the home- and community-based ecosystem, with focus on the direct care workforce and affordable, accessible housing.
NCD is hosting this roundtable to provide a briefing of the major findings and recommendations from the agency’s recent Strengthening the HCBS Ecosystem: Responding to Dangers of Congregate Settings during COVID-19 report and to share its vision for a “community living bias” in place of an institutional bias. The roundtable will be hosted virtually and includes invited perspectives from consumers, advocates, litigators, and senators of state and federal government.
- Opening Remarks
- NCD Report Overview
- Panel 1: The Direct Care Workforce Shortage (beginning approx. 12:20 p.m.)
- Panel 2: The Accessible, Affordable Housing Shortage (beginning approx. 1:30 p.m.)
- Closing Remarks