What is CDPAP?

The Consumer Directed Personal Assistance Program, or CDPAP, is a Medicaid program that allows friends and relatives to get paid to care for a loved one.

CDPAP assistance is available in the following counties:

Bronx, Kings, Nassau, New York City, Orange, Queens, Richmond, Rockland, Suffolk, Ulster, and Westchester.


We’ll help you see if you’re eligible for Medicaid and get approved for free.


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Who can be a caregiver under CDPAP?

A personal assistant must be legally allowed to work. No formal training, license, or certification is required. Friends and relatives, including adult children, can provide care under CDPAP. Spouses and Designated Representatives cannot serve as personal assistants.

Who can receive care under CDPAP?

Individuals covered by Medicaid who require assistance with activities of daily living and have a stable medical condition are eligible. Don’t have Medicaid? We can help you with your Medicaid application as well.

What if I don’t have Medicaid?

New Century will help you apply for Medicaid – guiding you through the eligibility process. Please fill out the form at the top or call us to get started.

What services can a personal assistance provide under CDPAP?

A personal assistant can perform many duties, including personal care and many tasks necessary to maintain the patient safely at home.

How much does CDPAP pay?

Rates are dependent on various factors, such as location. Call us for more information.

Am I eligible for CDPAP?

With over two decades of dedicated service, New Century Home Care brings a wealth of experience to every client we serve. Our team's extensive knowledge and practical wisdom ensure your loved ones receive the best care possible.
At New Century Home Care, we understand that kindness and empathy are as important as medical expertise. Our compassionate caregivers provide physical assistance, emotional support, and companionship to brighten your loved one's day.
New Century Home Care is committed to excellence in every aspect of our service. We hold ourselves to the highest standards of quality and professionalism, ensuring that your family receives the care and attention they deserve. New Century Home Care is licensed by the Department of Health, as well as the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations.
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