Elderly, Blind, and Disabled Waiver

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Colorado's EBD Waiver, also known as the Home and Community Based Services Waiver, is a Medicaid program that assists aged and/or disabled persons to remain in a community setting. This program allows certain family members or friends to be hired and paid to provide personal care services. Other services may include:

  • Adult day care
  • Alternative care services
  • Homemaker services
  • Attendant care
  • Personal Emergency Response system
  • Respite care
  • In Home Supportive Services
  • Home modifications
  • Non-medical transportation
Website: 
https://www.colorado.gov/hcpf/elderly-blind-disabled-waiver-ebd
Phone: 

*see website for local Single Entry Point office

Caregiver Eligibility: 

Anyone

Care Recipient Eligibility: 

-Must be resident of Colorado

-Must be 65+, OR, 18+ and disabled

-Must require nursing facility level of care

-Must be Medicaid eligible

 

https://www.colorado.gov/hcpf/elderly-blind-disabled-waiver-ebd