Home and Community Based 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
- Homemaker services
- Adult day care
- Private duty nursing
- Respite
- Meals and/or nutritional supplements
- Specialized medical equipment/supplies
- Emergency response system
- Supplemental services

Website: 
https://dss.sd.gov/asa/services/titlexix.aspx
Phone: 

(605) 773-3656
(866) 854.5465

Caregiver Eligibility: 

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Care Recipient Eligibility: 

Multiple requirements:
- Adults age 60 and older
OR
Adults age 18 and older with a disability
- Require nursing level of care
- Low income (Medicaid eligible)

* Individuals most appropriate for this waiver are vulnerable elderly individuals with chronic health problems, which limit their ability to function independently in the community.

https://dss.sd.gov/asa/services/titlexix.aspx