The overall goal of MFP is "to support people who have disabilities and those who are aging to move from a nursing facility or state owned habilitation center to a quality community setting that meets their needs and wants." Additional information regarding the MFP demonstration is available here. Watch this short video to see the success stories of three individuals who have transitioned to the community through the MFP program.
DD Money Follows the Person Webinar: This webinar consists of a Power Point presentation describing the Money Follows the Person Demonstration grant as it applies to individuals supported by the Division of Developmental Disabilities who are transitioning from a nursing home or ICF/ID. The webinar explains the role of the Support Coordinator in assisting eligible individuals to participate in Money Follows the Person.
For more information about the MFP program or to learn about helping someone transition into the community, please call 573-522-1591 or go to dss.mo.gov/mhd/general/pages/mfp.htm