Five county Association of Governments

1070 W 1600 S
Bldg B
St George, UT 84770
(385) 286-5588

In-Home & Community Based Programs

Five County contracts with the Division of Aging & Adult Services for the administration of three in-home service programs which are funded by State and Federal dollars. We are responsible for the administration, eligibility and case management of these programs and sub-contract with local providers for the direct services. We are also a Medicaid provider with the Utah Department of Health to provide the case management services for New Choices Waiver Program which provides home and community based care for seniors and disabled adults transition from a nursing facility. Details regarding these programs are listed below.

  • Aging Waiver Medicaid Program
    To provide eligible individuals with the option of having their long term care services provided in their own home as an alternative to placement in a nursing facility. Individuals are able to live as independently as possible with supportive services provided through the waiver. The program improves the quality of life by providing additional options to meet the long term care needs of seniors.More Details

  • State Alternative Programs
    To provide eligible individuals with an array in in-home support services to enable them to remain safely in their home as an alternative to placement in a long term care facility. These services contribute to improving the quality of life and help to preserve the independence and dignity of the recipient. More Details

  • Caregiver Support Program
    The purpose of the Caregiver Support Program is to provide in-formal and family caregivers with the information, tools and resources they needs to assist them in their caregiving role. We hope to empower caregivers through access to information, resources, training, support services and respite in order to reduce stress and help the caregivers remain healthy. More Details

  • New Choices Waiver Program
    The New Choices Waiver helps eligible individuals to move out of nursing facility settings. Services are designed to help people transition out of a nursing facility and re-establish themselves back in the community. Five County Association of Governments (Area Agency on Aging) provides for the Case Management. Utah Department of Health, Long Term Care Bureau administers the program Statewide. More Details

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