Balancing Incentive Program: Highlighting State Approaches and Progress.   NCOA Webinar MAY 30 02:00 PM ET – 03:30 PM ET.  The Balancing Incentive Program is a time-limited opportunity for states to receive additional federal funding to improve access to home and community-based services and make structural changes.  States spending less than 50% of their total long-term services and supports funding on community-based services are eligible. Thirteen states have received awards totaling approximately $1.7 billion. Additional states must apply by Aug. 1, 2014.  This webinar will highlight the work of three states that have received awards: Texas, Indiana, and Missouri. States will discuss the application process, requirements, and how they are using the program.  Posted 5/21/13.