Personal Support

Services provided in the person’s home or community to:

  1. Achieve his/her full potential.
  2. Increase his/her independence.
  3. Meet community inclusion goals that are important to and important for the person and based on an assessed need.

Personal support services relate to outcomes identified in the person’s support plan when teaching and training is not necessary to achieve these outcomes, and it is the least costly assistance to reasonably meet the person’s needs. Covered services include supervision, support or assistance with:

  1. Activities of daily living (ADLs)
  2. Accessing community services
  3. Developing meaningful connections with community members
  4. Establishing new relationships and nurturing existing ones
  5. Participating in community activities of the person’s choosing.