This announcement is to inform stakeholders of ARPA funds that are available to AEs to disperse in order to meet Respite and/or the Family Driven Support Services (FDSS) needs of individuals on the waiting list who do not currently receive waiver funded services. This communication is intended to:
- Describe eligibility criteria for the use of these funds;
- Describe eligible expenditures;
- Describe responsibilities of counties in allocating funding; and
- Describe reporting requirements.