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Toolkit: State Strategies to Support Older Adults Aging in Place in Rural Areas

Description
Describes state initiatives helping older rural adults age in place by supporting services allowing them to remain in their homes. Strategies are focused around building the workforce, increasing access to services in rural areas, and addressing social determinants of health. Includes examples of programs that have already been implemented as well as emerging ideas from several states across the country.
Author(s)
Neva Kaye, Kristina Long
Date
09/2019
Type
Document
Organizations
Health Resources and Services Administration, National Academy for State Health Policy, National Organizations of State and Local Officials
Tagged as
Aging and aging-related services · Home health · Human services · Medicaid · Social determinants of health · Statistics and data · Telehealth · Transportation · Alaska · Arizona · Georgia · Idaho · Minnesota · New Mexico · North Carolina · Ohio · Rhode Island · Tennessee · Texas · Utah · Washington