Cutler Institute for Health and Social Policy

Disability and Aging

Dementia Capable Project: Interviews with Employers who Direct Services of a Person with Dementia


Citation: Fralich, J., Richards, M., Olsen, L., Bowe, T., Turyn, R., & Caswell, L. (2012, May). Dementia Capable Project: Interviews with employers who direct services of a person with dementia. Portland, ME: University of Southern Maine, Muskie School of Public Service. This report was prepared for the Office of Elder Services, Maine Department of Health and Human Services under a Cooperative Agreement between the Muskie School of Public Service and the Maine Department of Health and Human Services. Funding for Maine's Dementia Capable Consumer Directed Grant was through the Administration on Aging Alzheimer's Disease and Supportive Services Program (ADSSP) and the Maine Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Elder Services, grant number 90AI0028/01.

Publication Type: 
Publish Date: 
May 1, 2012

Connect with Cutler

What makes the Cutler Institute unique? We are committed to our clients and partners and work closely with you to examine the root of an issue and provide sustainable solutions. Learn more about our work and services, and connect with our team of experts.

Learn More

Dementia in Maine

Dementia in Maine

As the oldest state in the nation, Maine faces the impending impact of Alzheimer’s disease on its social systems, community resources, and its health and long term care systems. This report provides a baseline picture of the current use of services by people with and without dementia in Maine. Learn more in Dementia in Maine: Characteristics, Care, and Cost Across Settings.

Learn More

Report on Maine's Older Adults

With the aging of Maine’s population and its status as the oldest state in the nation, the use of long term services continues to be a critical public policy issue in the state and nationally. Learn more in Older Adults and Adults With Disabilities: Population and Service Use Trends in Maine, 2012 Edition.

Learn More

Long Term Service and Support Needs

Chartbook: Children and Adults with Long Term Service and Support Needs

This report - part of a series on MaineCare members who are dually eligible for MaineCare and Medicare Services - analyzes the characteristics, use, and expenditure patterns of sub-populations of long term service users. Learn more in Children and Adults With Long Term Services and Support Needs: MaineCare and Medicare Expenditures and Utilization, State Fiscal Year 2010.

Learn More

Connect With Us