Metrocare helps you enroll. When your loved one receives a waiver slot, Metrocare provides service coordination and navigation.
Texas Health and Human Services releases waiver slots to individuals on the waitlist, also known as the “interest list.” The waitlist for these slots can be 10 to 15+ years so contact us today to ask about enrolling your child now. Funding from the waiver programs also follow the individual across any part of the state. If you have recently moved to Dallas from another part of the state, Metrocare can help you connect to local services.
HCS and TxHmL provide supports so that individuals can remain either in their home, at a family member’s home, or at a host-setting over a long period of time.
- Residential Support Services (HCS only)
- Adaptive aids
- Minor home modifications
- Professional therapies
- Behavioral supports
- Dental treatment
- Day habilitation
- Employment services
HCS & Texas Home Living Service Coordinators monitor services provided by HCS/TxHmL providers to ensure safety, coordination of services, and appropriate linkage to resources. Service Coordinators will assist the person in identifying and articulating personal goals and hopes for the future as well as the need for services and supports. The Service Coordinator will elicit the person’s feedback, coordinate, monitor the services for desires outcomes as identified in the Person Directed Treatment Plan (PDP).