How Do I Qualify?

You may qualify for personal care service. Your primary care physician will need to make a referral for services. If you meet state requirements you will be able to receive personal care services.

If you or a loved one needs assistance with:

  • Bathing
  • Grooming
  • Dressing
  • Toileting
  • Hygiene
  • Mobility
  • Eating

If you receive Medicaid, Medicaid may pay for up to 80 hours per month for an In-Home Caregiver to provide personal care services. Light housekeeping tasks that are directly related to the approved assistance for personal care task, such as cleaning tasks and meal preparations.

Helpful Links

What is HIPAA

NC Division of Medical Assistance