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Advocacy Agencies

 

  • Disability Rights Maine
    Kimberly A. Moody, Executive Director
    24 Stone St., Suite 204
    Augusta, Maine 04338-2007
    207-626-2774
    207-621-1419 FAX
    800-452-1948
    http://www.drcme.org/
    E-Mail: Advocate@drcme.org

 

Department of Education

Early Intervention Services

  

PTI (Parent Training and Information Centers)

 

Serving: York and Cumberland Counties and Lewiston

 

 Health & Well-Being

  • Maine Children's Health Insurance Program (MaineCare)
    MaineCare provides health insurance to children under age 19 and parents living with children under age 19 who meet eligibility based on family size and income (Assets are considered for parent coverage). 

    MaineCare information
  • MaineCare Katie Beckett option
    Children under age 18 with a disability that meets the Social Security Administration definition, require Nursing Facility Level of Care criteria and meet income and asset requirements (Family income is "waived" or not considered) may qualify for MaineCare health insurance. 
    Katie Beckett information
    Social Security Administration definition of disability for children
  • Consumer Directed Physical Disabilities Services
    The OADS Physical Disability Services offers three consumer-directed programs designed to support adults with physical disabilities. These programs are offered state wide and are designed to maximize independence to support people to remain in their homes.  Services include attendant care and personal assistance.  Eligibility is based on medical and financial guidelines.
    Website
  • MaineCare Private Health Insurance Premium Benefit (PHIP)
    This program pays the premium for employer or private health insurance coverage for an eligible individual who is covered by MaineCare, as deemed financially feasible. 
    PHIP Brochure (PDF)
    PHIP information

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