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Consumer Directed Personal Assistance Program (CDPAP)

Home Care Agency Serving the New York Area

At Attending Home Care in Brooklyn, we encourage our patients to enjoy the freedom and independence of choosing your own caregiver through the Consumer Directed Personal Assistance Program, or CDPAP.

What is the Consumer Directed Personal Assistance Program?

Under New York’s CDPAP program, patients can take ownership of their home health care and select a caregiver that they know and trust. Rather than bringing in a stranger to care for your loved one, you and your family can have the final say in who is providing the care they need.

Who is Eligible for CDPAP?

Any patient who qualifies for Medicaid and requires home care, personal care or skilled nursing services, can sign up for the Consumer Directed Personal Assistance Program (CDPAP).

Sign up for the consumer directed personal assistance program today. Call us at (718) 717-1010 to getstarted!

What are the Requirements to Qualify?

To qualify for CDPAP, consumers must need assistance with day to day activities or skilled care. They must also have a designated representative who can and will direct care under CDPAP’s requirements or be self-directing.

Does the Personal Assistant Require Any Kind of Special Training or Schooling?

No. The caregiver or the representative will not need any kind of formal training, license or certificate to be employed. Any skills that might be needed for this opportunity will be taught directly by the patient.

What Duties Can a Caregiver Perform?

Under the CDPAP program, caregivers can handle the following:

  • Dressing
  • Feeding
  • Personal hygiene
  • Housecleaning
  • Transportation to and from medical appointments
  • Basic medical needs
  • Medical tasks that include things like daily insulin injections, wound care, and medication administration

How Much Will The Caregiver Earn?

Attending Home Care offers competitive rates and benefits to all CDPAP caregivers. We process payroll every week so that a weekly check will be processed.

How Do I Enroll in the Program?

Consider us your best friend and knowledgeable concierge. Call us today at (718) 717-1010 for personal assistance over the phone or to schedule a free in-person consultation.

Does Attending Home Care Provide the Patient Assistance?

No, the patient assistance is provided by the consumer/patient or the designated representative. In the event that a patient assistant cannot continue to work, the consumer or the designated representative is responsible for restaffing the patient assistant.

Why Choose Attending Home Care?

Simply put, we understand people. That claim is based on years of work in the Home Health Care industry. Every member is unique, every situation is different. Families turn to Attending Home Care for lots of reasons. But, in most cases, it distills down to a single word: Trust!

Our friendly and dedicated staff members will be there to hold your hand throughout the enrollment process. You can expect one-on-one individual attention. Nothing comes close to the care and compassion of family members and friends. Make the choice of healthier, happier living and enjoy the peace of mind that comes along with it.

Call us today at (718) 717-1010 to get started! We work with patients where they need us most - in the comfort of their Brooklyn homes!

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  • Individual treatment for all patients

  • Diverse Areas of Expertise for all adults

  • Our Home-Health Aides Speak Many Languages