Section 1 January 21, 2020
This report provides a detailed overview of the direct care workforce, describing how the direct care role has evolved in response to industry trends.
Section 2 April 21, 2020
This report examines the long-term care system across settings and service delivery models, highlighting key trends in the industry and financing landscape.
Section 3 July 14, 2020
This report describes the roles and responsibilities of direct care workers, with an eye towards training, advanced roles, and care integration.
Section 4 October 13, 2020
This report takes an in-depth look at job quality in the direct care workforce and proposes a new framework to improve these jobs in the years ahead.
Full Report January 12, 2021
Caring for the Future: The Power and Potential of America’s Direct Care Workforce
This full report—which can be downloaded at the top of this page—combines the four previous sections and offers a comprehensive set of recommendations for policy and practice.