Georgia Community Care Services Program

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Georgia's Community Care Services Program is a Medicaid waiver that is intended to assist older adults or individuals with physical disability to remain living at home. While this program offers "consumer direction", a family member being hired and compensated as a caregiver is rare in Georgia. Services may include: 

-Adult Day Health

-24 hour care personal care supervision

-Emergency Response Services

-Home-delivered Meals

-Skilled nursing services in the home

-Respite Care

-Personal Support Services


Georgia Department of Community Health main office: 404.656.4507

Caregiver Eligibility: 

Anyone (excluding spouses)

Care Recipient Eligibility: 

-Must be a resident of Georgia

-Must be 60+ OR,

-Require nursing level of care/have physical limitations

-Must be Medicaid eligible