Case/Care Management Services

HOME AND COMMUNITY BASED SERVICES WAIVER PROGRAM (HCBS)

 
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General Information
Description of ServiceParsons Child and Family Center serves as the lead agency for the Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) Waiver in 14 counties in Upstate New York. Essentially, the Waiver allows families access to services not previously paid by Medicaid. HCBS Waiver program is a cost-effective approach designed to provide services that enable youths to remain at home or in the community, decreasing the use of institutional placements.

Services include: individualized care coordination, intensive in-home services, crisis response, family support, respite and skill building. All service plans are developed with the participant, parent-caretaker/ legal guardian, individualized care coordinator, and other supporters identified by the child and family.
LocationAlbany
Geographical AreaAlbany, Clinton, Columbia, Cortland, Dutchess, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Hamilton, Herkimer, Kings, Montgomery, Monroe, Nassau, Oneida, Orange, Oswego, Queens, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Seneca, Sullivan, Ulster, Warren, Washington, and Westchester
TerritorySITE LOCATIONS FOR THIS SERVICE:

Albany, Queensbury, Hudson, Gloversville, Schenectady, and Malta
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake ProcedureCall 518-431-1684
Tammi Wrest Director, wrestt@parsonscenter.org
Intake RequirementsReferral required from the local county SPOA (Single Point of Access)
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityChildren ages 5-21 who have a diagnosed serious emotional disturbance and who are at risk for placement out of the home.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of Fees100% Medicaid funded. No charge to parents.
Insurance AcceptedMedicaid
 
Specific Hours: 24 Hours / 7 Days
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 60 Academy Road
Physical Site City, State, Zip Albany, NY 12208
Main Phone 518-426-2600
Fax 518-426-2838
Service Location Email communications@northernrivers.org
Web Address www.parsonscenter.org
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: PARSONS CHILD AND FAMILY CENTER
Affiliated Program: HOME AND COMMUNITY BASED SERVICES WAIVER PROGRAM (HCBS)
This Service: Case/Care Management Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Home Based Mental Health Services (RP-6400.8000-300)
State Medicaid Waiver Programs (NL-5000.5000-800)