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Policy Forum: The Direct Support Workforce and COVID-19: Work Life and Wage Augmentation

This Policy Forum addresses work life and wage augmentation in the direct support workforce, revealed in a survey of approximately 9,000 DSPs during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Published: 8/17/2021

Policy Research Brief: The Direct Support Workforce and COVID-19: Work Life and Wage Augmentation

A brief with findings from a recent study exploring experiences of direct support professionals (DSPs) providing support during the COVID-19 pandemic confirmed the critical shortage of DSPs…

Published: July 2021

Policy Research Brief: Predictors of Annual Turnover Among Direct Support Professionals

This brief contains findings from a recent study that was a first of its kind to look at both organizational- and state-level factors related to turnover among direct support professionals (DSP),…

Published: September 2021