Home and Community Based Waiver-Elderly, Blind and Disabled Persons

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Government program assists low-income adults who require nursing level of care remain in the community by helping to pay for home and community based services including:
- Adult day care
- Personal emergency response system
- Home modifications
- In-home support services (IHSS)
- Non-medical transportation
- Personal care
- Respite
Also, assists residents of nursing homes return to the community, if they are able to do so safely, by managing the transition and providing the appropriate community based services.

*Consumer Directed Attendant Support (CDAS) is an option of the Home and Community Based Waiver program which allows care receivers to choose and hire their own service provider including a relative or friend to provide the care they need.

Website: 
http://www.colorado.gov/cs/Satellite/HCPF/HCPF/1213781362679Consumer Directed Attendant Supporthttp://www.colorado.gov/cs/Satellite/HCPF/HCPF/1210324172195
Phone: 

(303) 866-5409
(800) 221-3943

Consumer Directed Attendant Support:
(303) 866-2993
TTY: (800) 659-2656

Caregiver Eligibility: 

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Care Recipient Eligibility: 

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

http://www.colorado.gov/cs/Satellite/HCPF/HCPF/1213781362679Consumer Directed Attendant Supporthttp://www.colorado.gov/cs/Satellite/HCPF/HCPF/1210324172195