STAR+PLUS

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Texas' STAR+PLUS program is Medicaid managed program that that assists seniors or disabled persons remain living at home or within the community. This program allows certain family members, excluding spouses, to be hired and paid as the personal care provider. Services may include:

  • Personal assistance
  • Adaptive aids
  • Adult foster care
  • Assisted living
  • Home delivered meals
  • Medical supplies
  • Home modifications
  • Respite
  • Emergency response services
Website: 
https://hhs.texas.gov/services/health/medicaid-chip/programs/starplus
Phone: 

Medicaid Client Hotline: 1-800-252-8263

Caregiver Eligibility: 

Anyone (excluding spouses)

Care Recipient Eligibility: 

-Must be a resident of Texas

-Must be 65+ or disabled

-Must be Medicaid eligible

https://hhs.texas.gov/services/health/medicaid-chip/programs/starplus