PATHWAYS TO INDEPENDENCE PROGRAM
Pathways to Independence provides housing assistance and home care service coordination for seniors and people with physical disabilities who are enrolled in Medicaid. The goal of the program is to assist in the relocation of those individuals who are in institutional settings or a risk of being placed in such facilities; and to locate housing that is accessible and in a community setting.
A variety of services are offered to assist individuals in obtaining and maintaining housing in the community to live safely and independently.
Some services include:
· Assistance with locating appropriate housing
· Arranging in-home care services
· Financial assistance for housing (monthly subsidies, security deposit, furniture assistance)
· Coordination of Services: (Managed care services)
The Pathways to Independence program is available to seniors and individuals with physical disabilities who are Medicaid eligible and who are currently homeless, in nursing homes or hospitals, or are at risk of nursing home placement.
Must have active Medicaid.