Personal Care Attendant Program

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The PCA program is a Medicaid program that assists elderly and disabled persons to remain living at home. This program allows certain family members, excluding spouses and legal guardians, to be hired and paid as the personal care attendant. 


MassHealth Customer Service Center: 800-841-2900

TTY: 1-800-497-4648

Caregiver Eligibility: 

Anyone (excluding spouses)

Care Recipient Eligibility: 

-Must be a resident of Massachusetts

-Must have a permanent disability

-Must require assistance with at least 2 ADL's

-Must be Medicaid eligible