Options Program

The Options program provides home and community-based services to enable consumers to remain in their home. Services are provided on a sliding-fee scale to those who qualify. 

In order to participate, an individual must be referred to and assessed by the department. After the assessment, a care manager will be assigned to develop a plan of care that meets the needs of the individual.The department contracts with care providers to provide the services.

Eligibility Requirements
  • 60 years of age or older
  • Reside in Chester County
  • Verify financial information such as income and assets in order to determine cost sharing
Services
  • Adult day care
  • Care management
  • Personal care services
  • Personal emergency response systems