H.Con.Res.97 - Recognizing caregiving as a profession and the need for increased educational opportunities for both paid and family caregivers.113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Terry, Lee [R-NE-2] (Introduced 04/10/2014)|
|Committees:||House - Education and the Workforce|
|Latest Action:||04/10/2014 Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.|
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Summary: H.Con.Res.97 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (04/10/2014)
Recognizes caregiving as a profession and the need for increased educational opportunities for both paid and family caregivers.
Expresses support for: (1) paid caregivers, the private home care industry, and the efforts of family caregivers nationwide by encouraging individuals to provide care to family, friends, and neighbors; and (2) current and future federal programs that address the needs of seniors and their family caregivers.
Encourages: (1) accessible and affordable self-directed care for seniors, and (2) the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to continue working to educate people on the impact of aging and the importance of knowing the options available to meet seniors' personal needs.