DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES

Shawnie Rechtenbaugh, Department Secretary





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Assistive Devices

Assistive Devices are one-time purchases that enable an individual to perform routine personal tasks independently, or provide for a safe and secure environment related to health care needs. The purpose of Assistive Devices is to enhance an individual's self-sufficiency, safety and/or mobility, and assist the person to continue to live safely and independently in his/her own place of residence. Assistive devices may be considered when an individual needs an assistive device to maintain his/her independence when performing the following activities:

Assistive Devices that may be purchased

Exclusions include: