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SASH Mental Health Program Sees Statewide Expansion

Senator Peter Welch has secured $1,776,000 in federal appropriations to expand the SASH® (Support and Services at Home) embedded mental health program across Vermont. This expansion will provide access to on-site mental health support for up to 1,200 participants, in partnership with the local designated community mental health agencies within the Vermont Care Partners network around the state.

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Cathedral Square Receives $450k from M&T Bank's Amplify Fund to Support SASH for All

The M&T Charitable Foundation, the philanthropic arm of M&T Bank (NYSE:MTB), announced this week that it has awarded $450,000 to Cathedral Square. Funding will support the SASH for All pilot, now in its second year bringing SASH programs and resources to families and individuals living in affordable housing communities in Brattleboro and Putney.

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Vermont Blue Advantage Partners with SASH

Vermont Blue Advantage and Cathedral Square have formed a partnership to launch a Support and Services at Home (SASH®) pilot that will support the health of older Vermonters by providing comprehensive services in their homes.

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New Statewide Director and Assistant Director Named for SASH

Cathedral Square has named two women with long-standing experience in the Support and Services at Home (SASH®) program to the top leadership posts of the statewide program.

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Congressional & State Leaders Celebrate 10 Years of SASH

Launched statewide in 2011, SASH® (Support and Services at Home) celebrated its 10th anniversary Nov. 12, 2021. See videos of featured speakers, including Sen. Bernie Sanders, Rep. Peter Welch, Vermont Health Commissioner Dr. Mark Levine, founder Nancy Rockett Eldridge and others.

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Sanders, Welch, Gray, Levine & Others to Speak at 10th Anniversary Celebration of Vermont’s Nationally Recognized SASH® Program

Vermont political leaders, health and social-services commissioners, and others will gather to celebrate the 10th anniversary of SASH®

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SASH Collaboration with OneCare Vermont Advances Health Innovation and Slows Costs

Funding from OneCare Vermont – the organization leading the state’s “all payer” experiment in health-care reform -- is keeping an innovative and proven system of support for vulnerable Vermonters called SASH (Support and Services at Home) operating in all corners of Vermont.

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New Federal Study Links Vermont’s SASH Program to Medicaid Savings for Long-Term Care

The latest federal evaluation of Vermont’s groundbreaking “Support and Services at Home” (SASH) program, released July 12, shows significantly slower growth in the cost of long-term institutional care for very low-income SASH participants living in most areas of the state compared to non-participants.

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National Journal Highlights Study Showing that SASH Reduces Emergency Room and Specialist Visits

An August 2018 article published in the national research journal Cityscape reports that Vermont’s groundbreaking “Support and Services at Home” (SASH) program for older adults and people with disabilities is slowing the growth of Medicare expenditures in emergency-room visits and specialist services.

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Four-Year SASH Evaluation Shows Continued Positive Health Outcomes & Medicare Savings

Improved health, slowed Medicare expenditures and more health-savvy older adults: these are the findings of the latest federally funded, third-party evaluation of older adults living in Vermont affordable-housing communities and enrolled in SASH® (Support and Services at Home)

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