Community Living Policy Center


Featured Resources

ADvancing States Friday Updates

This page lists current Friday updates in one place. Friday Update is a free service provided by Advancing States that leaders in national and state agencies doing work with MLTSS subscribe and submit content for.

ADvancing States- State Medicaid Integration Tracker

This resource from Advancing States is published each month and follows advancements and changes to MLTSS, State Demonstrations to integrate and other Medicare-Medicaid Coordination Initiatives, and other LTSS reform activities. Check back monthly for updates.

AUCD Policy News in Brief

This page lists AUCD’s most recent In Brief, the latest in Disability Policy news. It is delivered every Monday.

Barrier Free Futures

Find all episodes and archives of podcasts of Barrier Free Futures on this page. The podcasts focus on activities, events, legislation, and resources relevant to people with disabilities, with many devoted to access to HCBS.

HCBS Advocacy Coalition

The advocacy coalition for new home and community-based services Settings rules lists resources for aging individuals and individuals with disabilities to navigate new changes. This main page features the HCBS Settings rule toolkit, the “What You Should Know” document, and a video giving an overview of HCBS advocacy.

HCBS Clearinghouse

This resource is the premier clearinghouse from promoting the development and expansion of home and community-based services by gathering resources and tools for research, policymaking and program development into a one-stop online library.

National Center on Advancing Person-Centered Practices and Systems

National Center on Advancing Person- Centered Practices and Systems (NCAPPS) is a new initiative from the Administration for Community Living and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services that helps States, Tribes, and Territories implement person-centered thinking, planning, and practice in line with U.S. Department of Health and Human Services policy. This page features the NCAPPS kickoff webinar featuring Beth Mount on person centered vs. system centered approaches.

National Core Indicators- Aging and Disability

National Core Indicators is an effort by State Medicaid, aging, and disability agencies to measure and track their performance. These are standard measures used across states to assess the outcomes of services provided to individuals and families, addressing key areas of concerns.

RAISE Family Caregiving Advisory Council

The homepage for the RAISE Family Caregiving Advisory Council. The council has developed a national strategy for family caregivers revolving around promoting person-centered care, assessment and service planning, information and education for caregivers and supports, respite options, and financial security and workplace issues.

Rehabilitation Research and Training Center on HCBS Outcome Measurement

The homepage for the Rehabilitation Research and Training Center on HCBS Outcome Measurement. The RTC/OM seeks to validate and refine a national framework of HCBS outcomes for people with disabilities and implement a framework to assess the impact of HCBS on the lives of people with disabilities.

Tuesdays with Liz

Sponsored by AUCD, Tuesdays with Liz is a weekly video and YouTube channel that provides updates, news, interviews, and lectures on disability policy and advocacy.