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S.F. No. 897 - Caregiver Support Programs Provisions Modifications and Appropriation
Author: Senator Kent Eken
Prepared By: Liam Monahan, Senate Analyst (651/296-1791)
Date: February 28, 2017


SF 897 creates a supplemental state appropriation for state priorities under the National Family Caregiver Support Programming. The supplemental state funding will be distributed to area agencies on aging in the same manner as federal funds, but the state funds will be used for services for caregivers of persons living with Alzheimer’s or related dementia. 


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