Consumer-Directed Personal Assistance

A personal aide helping a senior with dinner
Care worker giving an elderly woman her dinner in her home.

Adult and Senior Services (Long-Term Care Services) 

Consumer Directed Personal Assistance Program (CDPAP) 

ARISE offers CDPAP services for chronically ill or physically disabled individuals who are at a nursing home level of care but would like to continue to reside in the community. With CDPAP, you have the freedom to stay in your home and select, train and manage staff you choose to assist you with activities of daily living (like bathing, dressing and cooking) and/or skilled medical needs.  

Eligibility Requirements: 

  • You must have Medicaid or be eligible for Medicaid and be eligible for Home Care Services 
  • You must be self-directing or you may designate a representative who can act on your behalf.  

Counties Served: 
Onondaga, Oswego, Cayuga 

ARISE also offers similar Consumer Directed In-Home Services for people ages 60 and older who are low-income but do not qualify for Medicaid. 

How to apply: 

Contact local Office on Aging

Contact Us

ONONDAGA, MADISON, CAYUGA, SENECA, AND ONEIDA COUNTIES

Alexis Fadian

Interim Manager

afadian@ariseinc.org

(315) 671-3087

OSWEGO COUNTY

Rochelle Kandt

CDPAP Coordinator

rkandt@ariseinc.org

(315) 602-4937