Federal funds were available to support people to stay in their own homes, some with their families.

Support was available for foster homes (adult and child) and group homes which were not certified as ICFs/MR. Medicaid guidelines were issued for ICFs/MR facilities serving between 4 and 15 people.

The services eligible for funding, if a state chose to participate, included:

  • Case Management
  • Respite
  • Adult Day Care
  • Supported Living Arrangements
  • Habilitation
  • Chores
  • Supported Employment
  • Transportation
  • Homemaker
  • Personal Assistance