Articles & Updates

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Articles and Updates from LeadingAge

  1. Grandfamily Support Bill Passes Committee

    Today, the House Committee on Financial Services passed HR 3111, the Grandfamily Housing Act. The bill, introduced by Representative James McGovern (D-MA) and amended in Committee by Representative Ayanna Pressley (D-MA). The ...

  2. HUD Smoke Detector and Heat Sensor Bills Pass Committee

    On June 22, the House Committee on Financial Services passed several bills, including one, HR 6528, which would establish a pilot program on heat sensors in HUD-assisted units and the other, HR 7981, which would require either tamper resistant or hardwired smoke alarms to be installed in federally assisted ...

  3. Medicaid Unwinding: Preparing Now So Beneficiaries Maintain Coverage

    Today CMS hosted the second meeting of “Medicaid and CHIP Continuous Enrollment Unwinding: What to Know and How to Prepare, A Partner Education Monthly Series.” When the PHE ends, states will have 12 months to conduct and resume regular operations for eligibility and determinations. CMS guidance encourages states to take ...

  4. Report: Housing Affordability and Accessibility Challenges Escalate

    As affordability challenges climb and the need for accessible homes escalates, the number of households headed by adults age 65 and over will surge from about 33 million in 2018 to more than 50 million in 2038, lifting the older-adult share of all households from 26% to 34%, according to the State of the Nation’s Housing ...

  5. LeadingAge Need to Know: 6.22.22

    We are sharing the very latest with members with weekday morning email updates on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday and live online updates on Monday and Wednesday. Please note: in observance of the Juneteenth holiday, there ...