Pennsylvania Waiver Factsheet

PA Consolidated Waiver (0147.R06.00)

Provides community participation support, education support services, homemaker/chore, in-home and community support, residential habilitation, respite, supported employment, supports coordination, specialized supplies, therapy services, supports broker services, advanced supported employment, assistive technology, behavioral support, benefits counseling, communication specialist, companion, consultative nutritional services, family/caregiver training and support, home accessibility adaptations, housing transition and tenancy sustaining services, life sharing, music therapy, art therapy and equine assisted therapy, shift nursing, small group employment, supported living, transportation, vehicle accessibility adaptations for individuals with autism ages 0- no max age, individuals with DD ages 0-8, and w/ID ages 0-no max age

PA Person/Family Directed Support (0354.R04.00)

Provides community participation support, education support services, homemaker/chore, in-home and community support, respite, supported employment, supports coordination, specialized supplies, therapy services, supports broker services, advanced supported employment, assistive technology, behavioral support, benefits counseling, communication specialist services, companion, consultative nutritional services, family/caregiver training and support, home accessibility adaptations, housing transition and tenancy sustaining service, music therapy, art therapy and equine assisted therapy, participant-directed goods and services, shift nursing, small group employment, transportation, vehicle accessibility adaptations for individuals with autism ages 0- no max age, individuals with DD ages 0-8, and w/ID ages 0-no max age

PA Attendant Care (0277.R05.00)

Provides personal assistance, service coordination, community transition, participant-directed community supports, participant-directed goods and services, PERS for individuals w/physical disabilities ages 18-59

PA HCBW for Individuals Aged 60 & Over (0279.R04.00)

Provides adult daily living services, personal assistance services, respite, service coordination, counseling services, home health aide, nursing services, occupational therapy services, physical therapy services, specialized medical equipment and supplies, speech and language therapy services, assistive technology, community transition services, home adaptations, home delivered meals, non-medical transportation, nutritional consultation services, participant-directed community supports, participant-directed goods and services, personal emergency response service (PERS), telecare for aged individuals 65 - no max age and individuals w/physical disabilities ages 60-64

PA AIDS (0192.R04.00)

Provides home health services, specialized medical equipment and supplies, nutritional consultation, personal assistance services to individuals w/HIV/AIDS ages 21 - no max age

PA Community HealthChoices (CHC) (formally known as CommCare) (0386.R03.00)

Provides adult daily living, employment skills development, job coaching, personal assistance services, residential habilitation, respite, service coordination, structured day habilitation services, supported employment, behavior therapy, counseling services, home health aide services, home health services, nursing services, occupational therapy services, physical therapy services, specialized medical equipment and supplies, speech and language therapy services, therapeutic and counseling services, assistive technology, benefits counseling, career assessment, cognitive rehabilitation therapy services, community integration, community transition services, home adaptations, home delivered meals, job finding, non-medical transportation, nutritional consultation, participant-directed community supports, participant-directed goods and services, personal emergency response system (PERS), pest eradication, prevocational services, telecare, vehicle modifications for aged 65 to no max age and individuals w/physical disabilities age 21-64.

PA Independence (0319.R04.00)

Provides adult daily living, employment skills development, job coaching, personal assistance services, residential habilitation, respite, service coordination, structured day habilitation, supported employment, behavior therapy services, counseling services, home health, nursing services, occupational therapy services, physical therapy services, specialized medical equipment and supplies, speech and language therapy services, assistive technology, benefits counseling, career assessment, cognitive rehabilitation therapy services, community integration, community transition services, home adaptations, job finding, non-medical transportation, nutritional consultation services, personal emergency response (PERS), therapeutic and counseling services, vehicle modifications for individuals with physical disabilities ages 18 – 59

PA Medicaid Waiver for Infants, Toddlers and Families (0324.R04.00)

Provides special instruction for individuals with ID/DD ages 0-2

PA Adult Autism (0593.R02.00)

Provides day habilitation, residential habilitation, respite, supported employment, supports coordination, therapies, assistive technology, career planning, community transition services, family support, home modifications, nutritional consultation, specialized skill development, temporary supplemental services, transitional work services, vehicle modifications for individuals w/autism ages 21 - no max age

PA OBRA (0235.R05.00)

Provides adult daily living, employment skills development, job coaching (intensive and extended follow-along), personal assistance services, residential habilitation services, respite, service coordination, structured day habilitation services, behavior therapy services, nursing services, occupational therapy, physical therapy services, specialized medical equipment and supplies, speech and language therapy services, assistive technology, benefits counseling, career assessment, cognitive rehabilitation therapy services, community integration, community transition services, counseling services, home adaptations, job finding, non-medical transportation, nutritional consultation, personal emergency response system, prevocational services, supported employment, vehicle modifications for individuals w/DD ages 18-59

Community Living Waiver (PA.1486.R00.00)

Provides community participation support, education support services, homemaker/chore, in-home and community support, life sharing, respite, supported employment, supports coordination, specialized supplies, therapy services, supports broker service, advanced supported employment, assistive technology, behavioral support, benefits counseling, communication specialist services, companion, consultative nutritional services, family/caregiver training and support, home accessibility adaptations, housing transition and tenancy sustaining service, music therapy, art therapy and equine assisted therapy, participant-directed goods and services, shift nursing, small group employment, supported living, transportation, vehicle accessibility adaptations for individuals with autism and ID ages 0 - no max age, and individuals w/DD ages 0-8