Georgia “Homeless with Physical and Mental Disabilities”

Georgia

The Section 811 PRA Demonstration Program is designed for individuals with a disability who are at or below 30% of the Area Median Income and between the ages of 18 and 61. Recently, HUD awarded the State of Georgia with $14.4 million to provide long-term rental assistance to individuals who meet these qualifications. In order to be considered for the program, the participant must be referred by either the Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities or the State of Georgia Money Follows the Person program.

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Medicaid & Employment
Systems: 
  • Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
  • Medicaid Agencies
Topics: 
  • Mental Health
  • Home and Community Based Services (HCBS)
Date Enacted: 
08/01/2016
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