Funding APS: Common and Less Common Sources
Source: APS Technical Assistance Resource Center
National Adult Protective Services Association (NAPSA) National Policy Advisor, Bill Benson, provides an overview of the funding sources primarily used for APS, highlighting Social Service Blog Grant (SSBG), Medicaid administrative claiming, and the Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) funding. Jennifer Spoeri and Jennifer Mays of the APS program administered by the Philadelphia Corporation for Aging (PCA) describe their success in securing VOCA funding for their APS program and identify some of the challenges in seeking and using VOCA funding for APS.
Topics: Mandatory Reporting, Overview/General
Intended Use: Self-directed Learning
Audience: Advocates, Finance, Social Services
Level: Advanced, Basic