Home and Community Based (HCB) Waiver

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Government program assists low-income adults who require nursing level of care remain in their own homes by helping to pay for home and community based services including care management and in-home care.

*Consumer Directed Option (CDO) is an option of the HCB waiver which allows care receivers to hire a relative or friend to provide the care they need.

Website: 
https://chfs.ky.gov/agencies/dms/dca/hcbsb/Pages/hcb-waiver.aspx
Phone: 

(502) 564-5560

Caregiver Eligibility: 

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Care Recipient Eligibility: 

Multiple requirements:
- Adult age 60 and over OR individuals with any type of disability
- Low income (Medicaid eligible)
- At risk of nursing home placement
OR
currently living in a nursing home but able to return home with proper services

https://chfs.ky.gov/agencies/dms/dca/hcbsb/Pages/hcb-waiver.aspx