New Business Institute Resource on VD-HCBS

A new blog post and Success Story from n4a's Aging and Disability Business Institute, written by Richard Petty and Jen Morgan of ILRU, showcases how a partnership of the Southwestern Center for Independent Living, the Minnesota River Area Agency on Aging and the Sioux Falls Veterans Administration Medical Center provides a VD-HCBS program that helps veterans with disabilities in rural Minnesota continue to live independently in their own homes.

The Success Story provides an overview of the structure and history of the partnership, discusses the operation and role of each partner and shares lessons learned. The insights provided demonstrate how AAAs and CILs can partner to provide VD-HCBS.

Read the Success Story to learn more about how the VD-HCBS program serves older Veterans in rural Southwest Minnesota. 



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