Elders Choice FI LLC has been approved as a Fiscal Intermediary (FI) by the New York State Department of Health to provide CDPAP (Consumer Directed Personal Assistance Program) services.

Consumer Directed Personal Assistance Program (CDPAP) IS A Medicaid-funded program that allows New Yorkers to hire their caregivers: A daughter, son, relative, friend, or previously hired aide.


Hire a family member or friend to care for you, and they’ll get paid.

Hire a family member or friend to care for you, and they’ll get paid.

Am I Eligible

To qualify for CDPAP a person must:

*If you are not yet a Medicaid client, Elders Choice can provide you guidance and assistance on the application process

Who can be my caregiver?

How does CDPAP work?

Get started in 3 simple steps

Step 1

Get assessed

A nurse will visit you at home to determine your eligibility for the CDPAP program. You'll find out how many weekly hours of care you can get.

Step 2

Choose your caregiver

You choose a caregiver: your daughter, son, relative, or friend. We come to your home to enroll you in the program.

Step 3

You get care — they get paid

You get ongoing care from a person who loves you. They get peace of mind — because they’re getting paid for the care they give.