Elara Caring provides in-home assistance for qualified individuals with a focus on help with activities of daily living, home safety and personal care.
Home and Community Based Services are available for adults ages 18 years of age and over who have Missouri Medicaid (MO Healthnet) or are potentially Medicaid eligible and in need of assistance in the home.
In order to be eligible for long-term care Medicaid, level of functioning, assets, and income of the individual are all taken into account. As of 2019, senior applicants are allowed up to $3,000 in liquid assets, which refers to cash assets or assets that can easily be converted to cash.
Home and Community Based Services are provided through the Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS). Services available in the community include:
If you don’t qualify for Medicaid, please contact Elara Caring at 833.463.5272 to discuss other possible funding sources. We have several funding sources and would be happy to discuss how you may qualify.