Tag Archives: Adult-Family-Care

HHA services

******** – WMEC, I may be missing something, or maybe the information I'm finding online is incomplete or incorrect. The reason I thought WestMass ElderCare provided (or at least coordinated the arrangements for) Home Health Aide services is because I have seen this information from various sources. For example, this is currently online at the […]

Introduction

In 1999 the United States Supreme Court ruled in the Olmstead v. L.C. case that the Americans with Disabilities Act may require states to provide services in the least restrictive setting possible (i.e. community-based services), rather than institutional placements for individuals with disabilities. Justice Ginsberg said that states are required to place persons with disabilities […]