The Dollars and Sense of Promoting Self Sufficiency of Persons with Disabilities
Department of Psychiatry, Center for Mental Health Services Research; Center for Health Policy and Research
Medical Subject Headings
Disabled Persons; Self Care; Family; Social Support; Home Care Services; Independent Living
Health Services Research | Mental and Social Health | Psychiatric and Mental Health | Psychiatry | Psychiatry and Psychology
Summary: This paper presents strong evidence that providing integrated in-home and family support services for people with disabilities is cost effective.
Citation: Ellison, M. L. & Ashbaugh, J. (1990). The dollars and sense of promoting self‑sufficiency of persons with disabilities through programs of independent living, in‑home and family supports. Cambridge, MA: Human Services Research Institute.
Ellison, Marsha Langer and Ashbaugh, John, "The Dollars and Sense of Promoting Self Sufficiency of Persons with Disabilities" (1990). Systems and Psychosocial Advances Research Center Publications and Presentations. 467.