Caregiver Homes Program

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Caregiver Homes, also referred to as Adult Foster Care, is a Medicaid program that assists elderly or disabled persons to remain living at home or within the community. This program allows certain family members, excluding spouses and legal guardians, to be hired and paid to provide care. 


Caregiver Homes Care Advisory Unit: 866-797-2333

Caregiver Eligibility: 

Anyone (excluding spouses)

Care Recipient Eligibility: 

-Must be a resident of Massachusetts

-Must be at least 16 years of age

-Must require assistance with at least one or more Activities of Daily Living

-Must be Medicaid or MassHealth eligible