Money Follows the Person (MFP)

Money Follows the Person (MFP)

{tab Home} 2013 Aging & Disability Services Statewide Conference We at ADSD are on mission and we need your help to accomplish it. The mission is ambitious, but necessary: Build the community of tomorrow. Across the state, budgets are being tightened, programs are being cut and services are being scaled back. And there are more people than ever that need help. There is only one solution to this problem: Community. By working together we can overcome these barriers to effectively serve our consumers for years to come.That's what the 2013 ADSD Statewide Conference is all about!It is our hope to…
Thank you for attending MP2.0: Action Nevada! It was a huge success thanks to your attendance. Below are presentations from the conference for you to download. This conference was made possible, in part, with funds from the U.S. Administration for Community Living and with the support of our sponsors.
Call for Proposals is now Closed! Our workshop sessions are now filled. Check the Program page for a complete listing of workshops being offered at MP2: Action Nevada. Conference Tracks Advocacy: a key part of taking action for any cause is advocacy. The community must be aware of your particular issue in order for action to occur. However, consumer self-advocacy and empowerment is also often key to making systems more effective. Suggested topics: systemic advocacy, grassroots advocacy, self-advocacy programs, or family empowerment programs. Design: The State of Nevada Aging and Disability Services Division is committed to helping communities plan for…
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MFP Success Story - Abbie MFP provides fresh start for long-time Vegas resident When Abbie was first admitted to a nursing facility in Henderson, Nevada in December 2012, she was told she would probably be there for the rest of her life. For Abbie, who was 76 at the time, that was not an option. “That place was not my cup of tea,” she said. “I didn’t belong there.” After several months, however, it began to look as though she wouldn’t have any other options. While in the facility, Abbie lost possession of nearly all of her belongings, including her…
MFP Success Story - Paula Leaky ceiling small bother for MFP participant “I’m so thankful for all the help I was able to get through the MFP program. It was a real blessing. Everyone involved has been so wonderful. They’re so caring and invested in making sure I succeed.” For a little more than a week, the ceiling above Paula’s bathtub in her apartment was leaking. It was nothing major, but a leak nonetheless. And it took her apartment maintenance crew a few visits to get it completely fixed. But it didn’t bother Paula much.Sure, she would have preferred not…
The Money Follows the Person (MFP) TRANSITIONING HOME program gives Nevadans currently residing in nursing facilities or other institutions the opportunity to transition back into their respective communities. The program provides eligible participants with community-based services and the support needed to remain independent. All those who are eligible to participate have the choice to direct their own services -- choose where they want to live and decide who will assist them. READ MORE Am I Eligible To Participate? To qualify for the MFP TRANSITIONING HOME program, you must meet the following criteria: Have lived in a nursing facility or institution…
{tab Home} There's good news for Nevada residents currently living in nursing homes or in other institutional settings who want to move back home. Through the Money Follows the Person (MFP) Transitioning Home program, a new offering from the State of Nevada, eligible participants will be provided with the services, support, and assistance necessary to move back into a community setting, such as an apartment or family home. In order to help eligible participants with the transition process, the program can pay for goods and services, such as furniture, appliances, moving expenses, and housing deposits. See the SERVICES tab for…

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