Guidance from Administration on Community Living

Three-part Setting Rule Webinar Series

HCBS Settings Webinar Series: Promising Practices in State Approaches to Implementing Federal Criteria. ACL, in partnership with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and other national partners, is hosting a three-part technical assistance webinar series highlighting innovative strategies and approaches states are taking to effectively implement the federal settings criteria for home and community-based services (HCBS). The webinar series is intended to help ACL’s networks, partners, and external stakeholders identify strategic ways to engage in their state’s ongoing HCBS systems transformation efforts.

HHS-Wide Guidance on Person-Centered Planning and Self Direction

ACL and CMS launched the National Center on Advancing Person-Centered Practices and Systems (NCAPPS). NCAPPS assists states, tribes, and territories to transform their long-term care service and support systems to implement HHS policy on person-centered thinking, planning, and practices.