Home Care Services

CARE AT HOME PROGRAM

 
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2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServiceThe Care at Home Program is a special Medicaid waiver program that is designed to provide certain medical and related services to families who want to safely keep their physically disabled child at home.
LocationAlbany
Geographical AreaAlbany County
Public TransportationYes
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureAlbany County NY Connects: Choices for Long Term Care, 518-447-7177

Application Procedure: Telephone, Walk-in, Appointment Only
Intake RequirementsApplication Procedure: Telephone, Walk-in, and Appointment Only
Additional RequirementsProof of income, Birth Certificate, Physician statement, Birth Certificate, Medicaid eligibility determination or private insurance coverage.
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish, Multiple
EligibilityChildren birth until 18 years of age, complex medical needs
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
Payment NotesReimbursement through NYS Department of Health, Eligible for Care at Home Waiver
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 162 Washington Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip Albany, NY 12210
Main Phone 518-447-7300 Administrative
Emergency/After Hours Phone After hours Emergency # for Homeless, 518-463-2124, HATAS (Homeless and Travelers Aid Society)
Other Phone Service/Intake Adult Protective Services/NY Connects: 518-447-7177
Fax 518-447-7722
Web Address www.albanycounty.com/dss
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: ALBANY COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)
Affiliated Program: CARE AT HOME PROGRAM
This Service: Home Care Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Home Health Aide Services (LT-2800.3000)
Medical/Surgical Home Nursing (LT-2800.3100-500)
Physical Disabilities (YF-6500)