Roads to Freedom - Attendant Care Program (ACP) - Medical Assistance Waiver

Roads to Freedom - Home and Community Based Waiver Program

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General Information
Description of ServiceThe Attendant Care Program (AC) Waiver is for consumers determined to need nursing facility services, but who choose to remain in their own home with the assistance of attendants. Local County Assistance Offices assess those who wish to qualify under the Medical Assistance (MA) Waiver to determine whether they meet the guidelines for financial resources.
Services offered include:
  • Personal Assistance Services such as bathing, transferring cooking, cleaning, and shopping
  • Service Coordination by a coordinator who serves as the consumer's "go to" person
  • Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS units)
  • Financial Management Services (FMS) who manage the payroll for attendants, workers' compensation, taxes for attendants, and most items dealing with the financial issues involved with this program
Geographical AreaAdams, Bradford, Centre, Clearfield, Clindon, Columbia, Cumberland, Dauhpin, Franklin, Fulton, Huntington, Juniata, Lancaster, Lebanon, Luzerne, Lycoming, Mifflin, Monour, Northumberland, Perry, Potter, Snyder, Sullivan, Tioga, Union, York
Facility/ADA AccessYes. Building entrance, restrooms, and within the building
Intake ProcedureCall the office or send a message through the "Contact us" link in their website.
Client Information
Target PopulationPhysical Concerns
Income NotesCounty Assistance Offices determines whether income guidelines are met.
EligibilityRoads to Freedom does not assess eligibility for consumers to enter into the program. The assessment is done by the local County Assistance Office (COA) to meet the guidelines for financial resources.
Hours of Operation Weekdays, 8:30am to 4:30pm
Contact Information
Contact's Position Director of Programs and Services
Contact's Phone 570-327-9070
Physical Site Address 1 24 East Third Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip Williamsport, PA 17701
Main Phone 570-327-9070
TDD Phone 570-327-5254
Other Phone 800-984-7492
Fax 570-327-8610
Web Address
Additional Information
Type of UpdateE-mail
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Roads to Freedom Center for Independent Living of North Central PA
Affiliated Program: Roads to Freedom - Home and Community Based Waiver Program
This Service: Roads to Freedom - Attendant Care Program (ACP) - Medical Assistance Waiver
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Centers for Independent Living (LR-1550)
Home/Community Based Care Waiver Programs (NL-5000.5000-800.30)
Physical Disabilities (YF-6500)