NOW and COMP are for eligible people with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities who require an intermediate care facility. NOW offers services and support to enable individuals to remain living on their own or in their family home and participate in the community. COMP serves individuals with more intensive needs, primarily those with intellectual and/or developmental […]
To qualify for this Medicaid waiver, you must be eligible for Medicaid and 65 of older (or if younger than 65, meet certain disability requirements) and require nursing home level care.
Georgia STABLE provides access to STABLE accounts for Georgians with disabilities, tax-free savings for disability-related expenses, and the ability to save and invest without losing needs- based benefits.
The Vision of Rare Patient Voice is to include the patient voice in research and ultimately improve the lives of patients everywhere. Rare Patient Voice empowers patients and caregivers to share their voices with researchers and companies developing products, devices, and treatments to improve lives while earning cash rewards.
Whether you need help getting a diagnosis, finding resources to assist in finding a specialist, finding a clinical trial, paying medical bills, or affording drugs, NORD is here. With our network of members, advocates, and partners, we make critical connections and work to make an impact for every person with a rare disease.
The Georgia Department of Community Health serves as the lead agency for Georgia Medicaid and PeachCare for Kids®, and oversees the Healthcare Facility Regulation Division, State Health Benefit Plan, and State Office of Rural Health, among other divisions.
GAO’s mission is to organize our resources and follow our values and legal mandates in ways which substantially increase the number of people who are voluntarily standing beside and for people in Georgia who have significant disabilities and mental illness. We envision a Georgia where all people have value, visibility and voice.
A wish experience can be a game-changer for a child with a critical illness. This one belief guides us in everything we do at Make-A-Wish. It inspires us to grant life-changing wishes for children going through so much.
Easterseals Southern Georgia strives to offer the best services and programs available to assist children and adults with disabilities and special needs achieve independence in their lives and their communities. Services range from Respite and Family Support to Residential and Vocational.
Their online resource portal will help you locate financial assistance, food pantries, medical care, childcare, and other free and reduced-cost services specific to your area.