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Are there programs in Delaware that will allow me to hire my own attendant?

Yes, there are several programs in Delaware which allow participants to hire, train, and supervise their own personal care attendants (including family members and friends). Follow the links below to learn about Delaware's Personal Attendant Services programs, including eligibility requirements for care recipients. 

In order for a caregiver to be paid as a personal care attendant, the person receiving the care must be eligible for and enrolled in a Personal Attendant Services Program.

If you have questions or need additional information, contact the Delaware Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC).