The Council of State Home Care Associations


To unify, strengthen and empower state associations representing home care so they are best positioned to serve their members.


To serve as a vehicle for all state associations to communicate a consistent message for the future of home care.


  • An independent body serving state and national association members
  • Collaborative in endeavors with national associations and agencies
  • Promoting and serving as leaders among associations
  • Proactive and strategic in anticipating and meeting association needs
  • Transparent in Council governance and management

Primary Message

"In a patient-centered health care system, the home is the preferred setting for cost-effective care that is accountable to both the patient and the payer. Home care and hospice agencies deliver safe, quality care at every state of life - optimizing health and maximizing choices and independence."

2018 Board of Directors


Tim Rogers, Association for Home & Hospice Care of North Carolina, Inc./South Carolina Home & Hospice Association

Vice Chair
Joanne Cunningham, Home Care Association of New York State

Annette Mays, Oklahoma Association for Home Care & Hospice

Past Chair
Vicki Hoak, Pennsylvania Homecare Association

At-Large Members

Pat Kelleher, Home Care Alliance of Massachusetts

Sara Ratcliffe, Illinois HomeCare & Hospice Council (Council Annual Retreat Co-Host State)

Evan Reinhardt, Indiana Association for Home and Hospice Care, Inc. (Bylaws Chair and Council Annual Retreat Co-Host State)

Vicki Sebell, Home Care & Hospice Alliance of Maine

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