Persons with Disabilities Waiver

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Government program assists Medicaid eligible individuals age 59 or younger who require nursing level of care remain independent in their own homes by helping to pay for home and community based services including:
- In-home care
- Adult day are
- Respite
- Skilled nursing services
- Physical, occupational and speech therapies
- Personal emergency response system
- Home adaptations
- Specialized medical equipment and supplies
- Home delivered meals

Website: 
http://www2.illinois.gov/hfs/MedicalPrograms/HCBS/Pages/disablities.aspx
Phone: 

(800) 843-6154
TTY: (800) 447-6404

Caregiver Eligibility: 

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Care Recipient Eligibility: 

Multiple requirements:
- Individuals age 59 or younger with any type of disability
- Require nursing level of care
- Low income (Medicaid eligible)

http://www2.illinois.gov/hfs/MedicalPrograms/HCBS/Pages/disablities.aspx