ACL - Administration for Community Living

Legal Case Management/Options Counseling Advocacy Financial Assistance Caregiver Training Counseling/Mental Health Resources Navigating Systems (i.e. Medicaid) Intellectual/Developmental Disability Physical Disability Memory Condition Challenging Behaviors Medical Support Needs Mental Health Condition Deaf/Hard of Hearing


ACL advocates across the federal government for older adults, people with disabilities, and families and caregivers; funds services and supports provided primarily by states and networks of community-based programs; and invests in training, education, research, and innovation. We manage a variety of programs (authorized by several statutes), providing assistance on health and wellness, protecting rights and preventing abuse, supporting consumer control, strengthening the networks of community-based organizations, funding research, and much more.