Aging In Place

Non-Medical Home and Community Based Services (NMHCBS)

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This program can help you to continue living at home instead of going to a nursing home. You can get health care and support services to take care of your daily needs. Services may include:

  • Adult Day Care: You can take part in social activities that occur outside of your home. Adult Day Care may also include health care services.
  • Home Health Aide: A professional will help you with your health, such as checking your blood sugar or help with medication.
  • Housekeeping: This includes services such as housework, laundry, shopping and running errands.
  • Personal Care: A service professional will help you with your daily activities such as bathing, dressing, and grooming.
  • Respite Care: These are programs and services provided to your caregivers to give them a break.
  • Home Nursing: A nurse can come to your home and care for you instead of staying at a hospital.
  • Transportation Services: You can get help traveling to and from your health care appointments and other health care services.
  • Home Delivered Meals: This service usually delivers lunch to your home, Monday through Friday.

Please note: Services provided to you may be different depending on location and not all Area Agencies on Aging will offer the same programs.


How do I apply?

To find out how to apply for this program, please contact your local Area Agencies on Aging.

Frequently Asked Questions

Am I eligible?

Get Help from a Benefits Enrollment Center

Start Enrollment or Ask Questions

A Benefits Enrollment Center (BEC) can offer you personal, one-on-one assistance as you navigate program eligibility and look to apply. With support from the National Council on Aging (NCOA), the BEC can help you apply for an enroll in all of the benefits you may be missing out on.

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Toll-Free: 1-800-794-6559

Website: support@benefitscheckup.org

Get Help from a Benefits Enrollment Center

Start Enrollment or Ask Questions

A Benefits Enrollment Center (BEC) can offer you personal, one-on-one assistance as you navigate program eligibility and look to apply. With support from the National Council on Aging (NCOA), the BEC can help you apply for an enroll in all of the benefits you may be missing out on.

Green Path

Toll-Free: 1-800-794-6559

Website: support@benefitscheckup.org

See What Key Benefits Programs You May Qualify For

BenefitsCheckUp can help you assess whether you can get help from programs before you apply. Answer questions anonymously to find out if you may be eligible for key benefits programs, including the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), Medicare Savings Programs, Medicaid, Medicare Part D Low Income Subsidy (LIS) - Extra Help, among others.