The New Choices Waiver helps qualifying individuals move out of nursing facility settings and re-establish themselves back in the community
This waiver is designed to serve people who meet nursing facility level of care and who have been residing long term in a nursing facility or assisted living facility.
The program provides supportive services to enable individuals to live in their own homes or in other community based settings.
Through the New Choices waiver we can provide Personal Budget assistance to help people develop budgeting skills, ensure their bills are paid, and relearn how to manage their finances. We can also offer Habilitation services. Habilitation services provides a staff to help a person get out in the community, and to learn skills needed to move into a more independent setting as available.