Consumer Directed Choices
Provides infrastructure and support services for people with disabilities and the elderly (or their designated representative) who choose to use an alternative to the "traditional" model of home care provided through a nursing agency. Offers consumers the ability to recruit, hire, train, supervise and terminate his/her worker. Facilitates payroll, benefits, Workers' Compensation, NYS Disability, etc, bills Medicaid, and communication between consumers and local County Department of Social Services.
Monday - Friday, 9 AM - 5 PM
Individual who are Medicaid eligible and eligible for personal care services, home health aide and/or nursing services
Call to register
Referral from local County Department of Social Services
Varies; call for information
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