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News on Section 811 Disability Housing!

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News on Disability Housing is filtering out of Washington DC with the new US Department of Housing and Urban Development Section 811 program. Newly upgraded by President Obama through the Melville Supportive Housing Investment Act of 2010, the new Section 811 program will assist lower income people with disabilities to live in the community in affordable housing linked with voluntary services and supports.

Posted by Tanya Jan 26, 2012 Posted in Uncategorized No Comments

The Money Follows the Person!

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The term “the money follows the person” refers to the right of a person with a disability in an institution to move into housing in the community, still receiving the Social Security (SSI) Medicaid payments and coverage that they had been awarded to pay for their life in the institution.

Posted by Tanya Dec 22, 2011 Posted in Uncategorized No Comments