CONSUMER DIRECTED PERSONAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (CDPAP)

The Consumer Directed Personal Assistance Program (CDPAP) is a statewide Medicaid program that provides an alternative way of receiving home care services, where the consumer has more control over who provides their care and how it is provided.

“CDPAP” IS OFTEN THE SOLUTION WHEN THE NEEDS ARE:

✓ Alternative to traditional Home Health Care

✓ Services Consumer Independence

✓ Assistance with Health Care Resources

“CDPAP” is a self-directed approach to meeting the needs for home care services.

The consumer can hire almost anyone, including any family members (except his/her spouse).

Who is eligible to participate in CDPAP?

To participate in the Consumer Directed Personal Assistance Program, the consumer must be:
✓ Eligible for Medicaid.

✓ Self-Directing or has an advocate willing to make decisions about the services being provided.

✓ Eligible for long-term home care services.

Consumer’s Benefits and Responsibilities under CDPAP:

The program enables independence and consumer empowerment by gaining more control over their personal care needs. The Consumer can:
✓ Independently or with the assistance of an advocate, recruit, interview, train, schedule, supervise and dismiss the Personal Assistant(s) of their choice.

✓ Hire as many Personal Assistants as may be deemed necessary to satisfy the consumer’s needs, and as authorized by the Service Provider.

✓ Develop a direct working relationship with the Personal Assistant.

If you are interested to participate in CDPAP program and need more information, please contact S&A Unified Home Health Care in person: 2729 Coney Island Avenue Brooklyn NY 11235 or over the phone: 718-980-6100, our on-call line is available 24/7.

Brooklyn:
2729 Coney Island Ave,
Brooklyn, NY, 11235
Phone: 1-718-980-6100
Fax: 1-718-873-9311

Bay Ridge:
8301 4th Avenue,
Brooklyn, NY, 11209
Phone: 1-718-748-2050
Fax: 1-718-238-0160

Bronx:
708 Lydig Avenue,
Bronx, NY, 10462
Phone: 1-718-684-2700
Fax: 1-718-684-2800

Long Island:
41 Merrick Rd,
Freeport,NY 11520
Phone: 1-718-682-3612
Fax: 1-718-873-9311

Queens:
82-19 Roosevelt Ave, 2nd Floor,
Jackson Heights, NY 11372
Phone: 1-718-682-3199
Fax: 1-718-889-7116

Call us 24/7
718-980-6100

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