Medicaid waiver services for individuals with developmental disabilities.

Developmental Disability Services Focus Outreach in Eagle RiverIndividuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities may qualify for a state Medicaid waiver which allows the recipient some services at no cost to the family.

For Waiver recipients FOCUS offers:

  • Day habilitation in the community (1:1 or in a group) all ages
  • In-home supports or supported living all ages
  • After School Program for middle and high school students
  • Summer camp for ages 6 – 20
  • Support for elementary children after school in a variety of settings
  • Intermittent respite for parents
  • Adult Group home living

How do I qualify for a Medicaid Waiver?

Contact our STAR coordinator for your initial consultation.  Roberta Hovermale 689-7242.
There are STAR coordinators located around the state, any of which can help you get started.

I have concerns that my child may not be developing at the rate of other children his age. Who do I ask?

Call FOCUS and we will direct you to the right department depending on the age and needs of your child.

The new FOCUS Assisted Living Home “La Casa” has 2 vacancies. Private bathroom,
large bedrooms and ample closets. We strive to provide a non-institutionalized home
where the residents interests and goals are #1!

For more information please call Alina, 907-223-2238