Maine Coalition for Housing and Quality Services - Shared screen with speaker view
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does minimum mean it reduces the quality, integration access and rights reduced to a person served?
Does HCBS include transportation accommodations for the individual and the provider in regard to integration?
Jodi Benvie (she/her)
n you give some examples of what might require remediation?
We still have many settings that have not been reviewed and/or validated but it doesn't appear to be reflected in your numbers. Has OADS co
completed all reviews?
Great presentation of complicated material! Thank you so much. One question - Are there materials available from OADS that are designed for use by new programs/settings, to serve as guides for these new entities as they begin their new programs/settings going forward?
What’s the background of Econsys and how were they selected for their role?
thanks for clarity betsy and laura to make a smooth transition.and time is needed to meet the rules and thank you for creativity of transportation!!! very integrated!!
How many Residential settings need to be completed by June 30, 2021?
If an individual enjoys and is invested in Special Olympics participation in various settings, would that be considered noncompliant with HCBS?
Betsy, I have a question about HCBS but not about the settings rule
Thanks Betsy and Heidi
Sorry betsy Mahoney, we hope to hear you. Excellent integration of developing a new ruling where everyone - providers, individuals and families are included, Thank you OADS for valuing everyone
I LOVE the closed cap writing!!!
Is Strive Accredited? And is these courses transferable for credit to a college degree?
YAY - empowerment, verses enabling...
Does STRIVE Worldwide work with a students IEP transition plan?
Fabulous presentation, Anne!! Thank you!
Thank you Anne!
Thank you, both!
Kim humphrey had a question for Betsy
Heidi answered it.
To add to what's Betsy is saying, this is further compounded by the towns that have increased minimum wage and/or have disaster rates in place due to the pandemic
and when they will actually start
Could we somehow develop the DSP workforce by looking at having an Americorps volunteers study, perhaps using ARP funds? Americorpsv olunteer require an existing nonprofit to take the lead in developing the Am volunteers.
wow - oms and oads working together? that is an improvement verses the past history
Will the new Biden initiatives for Infrastructure- which includes care takers give us some money?
americorp is not a long lasting position which effects the people we serve
Betsy Hopkins, thank you for joining us today and providing information about the HCBS transition. I appreciate your presentation and your time today.
In contrast to Strive check out naturelinksmaine.org/teacher-notes
My father has Dementia, and we pay his staff 21 dollars per hour. Being a caretaker requires significant patience, flexibility, etc etc. We need to have some incentive
Check out LD 924 setting up a task Force examining barriers to continuing education and independent life skills for post secondary young adults.
there's a federal proposal for extending schooling, so hope special needs are included..
Laura Cordes - MACSP
Bill Tracking Doc: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1hXnEn936eoExp7STkinz1in0ARLDJP8_NFgMskcDgcQ/edit?usp=sharing
I have to leave this meeting for another. Thank you all.
happy birthday coalition!! you've come a long way baby!
I have another meeting. Thank you all for the great info.
Thank you for having me today! I need to run to another appointment. Happy anniversary!
Thank you all! This has been informative and helpful! Have a good day!
Thanks all - hope you have a good rest of the day and week!