Community Support Services IDAPA


~~“Community support services provide goods and supports that are medically necessary and/or minimize the Enrollee's need for institutionalization and address the Enrollee's preferences for:
Job support to help the Enrollee secure and maintain employment or attain job advancement; Personal support to help the Enrollee maintain health, safety, and basic quality of life; Relationship support to help the Enrollee establish and maintain positive relationships with immediate family members, friends, spouse, or others in order to build a natural support network and community; Emotional support to help the Enrollee learn and practice behaviors consistent with his goals and wishes while minimizing interfering behaviors; Learning support to help the Enrollee learn new skills or improve existing skills that relate to his identified goals; Transportation support to help the Enrollee accomplish his identified goals; Adaptive equipment identified in the Enrollee's plan that meets a medical or accessibility need and promotes his increased independence, and Skilled nursing supports.”


State Policies & Initiatives: 
Medicaid & Employment
  • Medicaid Agencies
  • Other
  • Home and Community Based Services (HCBS)
  • Department of Health and Welfare
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