Caregiver Compensation - Georgia

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Caregiver Compensation

Georgia offers one way to get paid as a family caregiver.

 

1. Georgia Community Care Services Program: enables elderly and/or disabled adults who require nursing facility level of assistance to receive care at home. This program allows the care recipient to choose and pay family members or friends to provide personal care services. Other services range from adult day care and respite care to meal deliveries. 

 

Program Requirements

    • MUST be a resident of Georgia
    • MUST be 60+ OR, require nursing level of care/have physical limitations
    • MUST be Medicaid eligible
    • Spouses are not eligible

 

Contact Number:  404-656-4507 (Georgia Department of Community Health main office)

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