Waiver Programs

Medicaid Home and Community Based Services Waivers are programs of in-home and community care that help certain Medicaid consumers stay at home instead of in a nursing home, hospital or institution for people with mental retardation and/or development disabilities.

Each Medicaid waiver offers different services. Some services available through the waivers are:

  • Homemaker/Personal Care
  • Nursing Care
  • Home Delivered Meals
  • Respite Care
  • Adult Day Care
  • Out of Home Respite
  • Supported Employment Services
  • Environmental Accessibility & Adaptations
  • Supplement Adaptive/Assistance Devices
  • Emergency Response Systems
  • Supplemental Transportation