The Assisted Living Medicaid Waiver Program At Rockport


Eligible participants must:

• Meet the financial criteria for Medicaid eligibility as determined by the County Departments of Job and Family Services;
• Be able to pay the state established monthly room and board payment; and

• Meet and maintain Rockport’s Residency Criteria and Requirements

Eligible participants must need:

Hands-on assistance with at least two activities of daily living.

Assisted Living Services provided under the Waiver Program:

  • A private, single occupancy spacious Studio including:
    • Private bathroom with working toilet, sink and shower or tub
    • Emergency call system in each bathroom and bedroom
    • Smoke detectors and sprinkler system
    • Kitchenette equipped with dorm-sized refrigerator and microwave
    • Heat and air-conditioning with individual thermostat controls
    • Studio door equipped with a secure and solid lockset
    • Wall-to-wall carpeting and curtains
    • All utilities included except cable
  •  Supportive care services including:
    • housekeeping weekly
    • laundry and/or linens weekly
    • Studio maintenance as needed
  • 24-hour on-site response capability to meet scheduled and/or unscheduled resident needs including:
    • Nursing staff on-site 7 days per week 6:30 a.m. – 10:30 p.m., on-call 24/7
    • Resident Assistants on-site 24 hours per day
    • Security system at entrances
    • Well-being check-in system (a.m. and p.m.) plus attendance taken at meals

To obtain a Waiver Program application contact:

Western Reserve Area Agency on Aging
925 Euclid Avenue, Suite 600
Cleveland, Ohio 44115
(216) 621-0303
(Ask for the assisted living waiver program and let them know you wish to have your loved one live at Rockport)

For additional information on the Waiver Program: www.goldenbuckeye.com or 1-866- 243-5678 (toll-free)

Download our Waiver Program Informational Flyer.

Download our Assisted Living Medicaid Services Sheet.