Caring Families… Families Giving Care: Using Medicaid to Pay Relatives Providing Support to Family Members with Disabilities

Robin E. Cooper, MSSW, NASDDDS, June 2010. This study of the practice of paying family members to provide support in state developmental disabilities (DD) systems provides an over view of federal policy on paying relatives, includes the results of a national survey of state DD agency policies and practices, summarizes and analyzes key issues, and offers guidance on quality assurance practices.


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