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Welcome to Better Families, Inc.

We are committed to help families through the Consumer Directed Personal Assistance Program (CDPAP).
With this medicaid funded program people with chronically ill or physically disabled individuals can be help with activities of daily living.

The program give the consumer the power of Hire Their Own Family Members or Friends to be the Care Givers.

We are here to provide Great and personalized services to the most needy people of our community. Call us today and find out how we can help.

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E4, London

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  • Avatar Juana Deras colon ★★★★★ a week ago
    ❤ i love this company Because
    They aren't son nice
    They explain everything to you
  • Avatar Rocio Silverio ★★★★★ 2 months ago
    The team at Better Families has been very accommodating and supportive in my efforts to provide my beloved family member with the assistance they need.
  • Avatar Inmarie Garcia ★★★★★ 2 months ago
    Great company, always responsive and available. Great team of employees.
  • Avatar Jonathan Pagan ★★★★★ 8 months ago
    Great Customer Service and friendly staff. They truly know there field of business, and help through every step of the way, from the enrollment process to helping you with CDPAP program and registering your friends or family to take care … More of you. I highly recommend this agency!
  • Avatar chris valdivieso ★★★★★ 2 months ago
    Iam very happy with all the services that they provided to me!!

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Eligibility

To be eligible for CDPAP, consumers must have the necessary requirements:
Download here: Referral Form.
Transfer Form- Medicaid Managed Care to Managed Long Term Care.

  • Have Medicaid
  • Need home care
  • Be a self-directing person, or have someone who can direct care for them

Usually, to enroll in this program, consumers should be enrolled in Medicaid Managed Care. On your part, you may have the benefit of choosing which type of plan you would like to enroll in.

Applying for CDPAP

Where can you get a CDPAP application?

Download here: Physician’s Order for CDPAP Services Forms.

There are several steps involved in the process and it takes more than filling out just one application form. There are three steps involved:

  • Assessment – where a nurse assesses applicants before they can be enrolled in the program
  • Patient Forms – the patients are required to fill these out.
  • Personal Assistant Forms – these are the forms the personal assistant will need to fill out.

We can help you with the process. Contact us here.

Enrolling under the CDPAP Program

Do you think you or your loved ones will benefit greatly from this program? Enroll now! Call 646-747-0181 to have one of our friendly representatives help you out.

CDPAP Forms

Physician’s Order for CDPAP Services Forms

Download here: Physician’s Order for CDPAP Services Forms.

CDPAP Hours

Every CDPAP consumer is different. The amount of home care they get varies. The amount of hours you will receive is determined by your Medicaid Managed Care plan.

CDPAP Salary and Pay Rate

CDPAP workers are compensated. How you will be compensated depends on many different factors. If you want to have more information, call 646-747-0181.

Eligible Caregivers

Consumers of CDPAP can hire nearly anyone that is allowed to assist them as their caregiver. This includes majority of their family members and friends. There are certain exceptions, however, such as spouses being unable to provide care for each other and parents being ineligible to provide care for their children under 21 years of age.

Certification and Training

CDPAP caregivers do not need to be certified or have licenses. They are trained by the consumers themselves or the consumers’ representatives.

Home Care Services Provided

Compared to Home Health Aides and Personal Care Aides who are only allowed to provide personal care services such as bathing, assistance with dressing, personal hygiene, shopping, paying bills. The CDPAP Personal Assistants can provide assistance with skilled care such as wound care, trach care, and giving insulin shots.

Applying for Medicaid

You may be asking the question, “What happens if I don’t have Medicaid?” Well, since CDPAP is a Medicaid-based program, you can only enroll if you have Medicaid. There is no need to worry if you do not have it because we can be there to help you with the process of applying for Medicaid.

Benefits of CDPAP Home Care
  1. Your loved ones will get paid to take care of you.
  2. Your personal assistants do not need to have a license or be certified.
  3. Your personal assistants do not just help with personal care assistance, as they can also provide skilled care such as wound care and giving insulin shots.

For any more questions regarding our CDPAP service, call 646-747-0181, email help@betterfamiliesny.com, or send us a message.

 

A MESSAGE TO OUR VALUED CAREGIVERS AND CUSTOMERS

 

COVID-19 UPDATE: We're Open Normal Business Hours!

As essential service our priority is the health and well-being of our workers and clients. At Better Families Inc, we are working on making sure that you get the help you need.

We would like to kindly inform you that in an effort to accommodate you as best as we can during this time, We're Open Normal Business Hours!

Our working Monday to Friday 9 am to 5 pm. Due to high volume call you may experience some delay. Please be patient!

Please, do not hesitate in contacting us for assistance! We are here to serve you!

Simply call us at 646-747-0181 or email us at Help@betterfamiliesny.com

Be Safe!!