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Governor Snyder's FY 2015 Budget Recommendations

2/5/2014 4:51pm

Governor Snyder announced his FY15 executive budget recommendations today and he is proposing funding to make Michigan a “No Wait State” for aging services!

The governor has recommended significant increases in general fund dollars for aging-related programs, including  in-home services, home delivered meals, the MI Choice Waiver program and PACE expansion. In addition, he has recommended funding for elder abuse prevention.

The governor’s proposed funding is broken out by program below*:

  • Home delivered meals & In-home services - $5M
  • Elder abuse prevention - $1M
  • PACE expansion - $5.7M (transferred from other GF accounts)
  • MI Choice - $9M

*Note: These dollar amounts reflect general fund, but not necessarily gross revenue.


More information can be found at www.michigan.gov/snyder.


#1 Sarah Robinson said:

Thank you, Elder needs are varied. Many are unfulfilled because services are not been available yet plus so few elderly know what services ARE available.

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