CONSUMER DIRECTED PERSONAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAM

CONSUMER DIRECTED PERSONAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAM

 
General Information
Description of ServiceA consumer driven personal assistance program that allows people with disabilities to gain more control over their personal assistance services. CDPAP enables self directing consumers to advertise, recruit, interview, hire, supervise, train and dismiss their own personal assistant(s). Self directing persons assess their own needs, determine how and by whom these needs should be met, and monitor the quality of services received. Individuals independently make all decisions and manage services directly. If an individual is unable to do so, they may use a certain family member or friend to manage needed services. Call for further information.
LocationNassau
Geographical AreaLevittown, New York; Town of Hempstead, New York; Nassau County, New York
Public TransportationAccessible by public transportation
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair Accessible
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenSpanish
EligibilityNassau County residents who are currently receiving or been approved for personal assistance by the Department of Social Services be eligible for Medicaid, be medically stable and be self-directing.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation M-F 9AM-5PM
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Patricia Moore
Contact's Position Executive Director
Physical Site Address 1 3601 Hempstead Turnpike, Suite 208 & 500
Physical Site City, State, Zip Levittown, NY 11756
Mailing Address 1 3601 Hempstead Turnpike, Suite 208 & 500
Mailing City, State, Zip Levittown, NY 11756
Main Phone (516)796-0144
TDD Phone (516)796-0135 (TTY/TDD)
Other Phone (516)796-6176
Fax (516)520-1247
Service Location Email susan@licil.com
Web Address www.licil.net
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateMar13
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: long island capitsal alliance
Affiliated Program: CONSUMER DIRECTED PERSONAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAM
This Service: CONSUMER DIRECTED PERSONAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAM
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Disabilities Issues (YZ-1700)
Independent Living Skills Instruction (LR-3200)
Self Help Instruction (LR-7800)