National Legislation- RAISE Act and Biden Legislation (link to other page) 1) Enhance job quality for long term workers 2) More support for family caregivers 3) Engage affected communities through parents, guardians, and family 4) Improve and expand Medicaid services
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More information about national legislation found here More information about caregiving advocacy found here More information about caregiving found here
Key Focus Areas
Housing Ensures that everyone has access to safe, affordable, and adequate housing. Advocacy efforts work towards addressing issues such as homelessness, substandard housing, and housing affordability to ensure that individuals and families have access to suitable living conditions.
Kinship Care Promotes the idea that children thrive when they are placed in a familiar and supportive environment with their kin. - Michigan kinship care coalition- an inclusive network of voices collaborating to strengthen and increase support for kinship families through advocacy, increased education, and raised awareness to equip all families to thrive.
Home and Community-based services: for older adults are programs and supports designed to help aging individuals maintain their independence, enhance their quality of life, and receive care in their preferred living environment, typically their own homes or within their communities. Silver Key Coalition
Seniors Post Incarceration Focuses on supporting individuals who have been incarcerated to reintegrate successfully into society. This includes helping them secure stable housing, find employment opportunities, access to healthcare services, obtain identification documents, and develop essential life skills.