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Community Based Supportive Housing for Persons with Disabilities and Leaving Institutional Care
Health Centers Serving the Olmstead Population

Resource Topic: Emerging Issues
Resource Subtopic: Health care for persons with disabilities

Year Developed: 2017

Resource Type: Publication

Primary Audience: C-Suite (CEOs, CFOs, CIOs, COOs, CMOs, etc)
Secondary Audience: Clinicians

Language: English

Developed by: Corporation for Supportive Housing (See other resources developed by this organization.)

Resource Summary: This case study profiles Health Centers serving vulnerable populations leaving institutions for community based housing

Resource Details: The Olmstead Supreme Court Decision mandates states and communities create community based housing options for persons inappropritely living in institutions. Health center provide an essential part of the wrap around services for this population living outside of institutions.

This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as part of an award totaling $6,375,000 with 0 percentage financed with non-governmental sources. The contents are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of, nor an endorsement, by HRSA, HHS, or the U.S. Government. For more information, please visit HRSA.gov.