Disease/Disability Care Services

SELF DIRECTION

 
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2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServiceAllows individuals to create and manage a budget, hire support staff and engage in activities that will enhance integration to live and work in the community. The individual may choose the mix of supports, services, and staff that best suit their needs. A Home and Community Based Waiver OPWDD program. Participants can decide where to live - in an apartment, with a roommate, in a house with friends or family, or alone.
LocationMontgomery
Geographical AreaFulton, Montgomery, Albany, Schoharie, Delaware, Schenectady, Saratoga
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake ProcedureCall 315-797-4642
Intake RequirementsCall for details
Additional RequirementsCall for details
Documents RequiredOPWDD eligibility letter
 
Client Information
Target PopulationDisabled - Developmentally
Languages SpokenEnglish
Eligibility• Must be at least 2 years old,
• Be Medicaid eligible,
• Have a Medicaid Service Coordinator (MSC),
• Go through the Front Door and be OPWDD-eligible (Office for Persons with Developmental Disabilities),
• Obtain a start-up broker, a Fiscal Intermediary (FI), and a Circle of Support (COS), and
• Have chosen HCBS waiver services over institutional care.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
Insurance AcceptedMedicaid
 
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 347 West Main Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip Amsterdam, NY 12010
Main Phone 518-842-3561
Fax 518-842-0905
Service Location Email See individual contacts
Web Address www.rcil.com
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: RESOURCE CENTER FOR INDEPENDENT LIVING (RCIL)
Affiliated Program: SELF DIRECTION
This Service: Disease/Disability Care Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: People With Disabilities/Health Conditions (YJ-8750)