Regional Resource and Development Center
Additional information regarding these programs is included below.
“Waiver” Hello to Independence
The Nursing Home Transition & Diversion Waiver and Traumatic Brain Injury Waiver Programs
The Nursing Home Transition and Diversion (NHTD) Medicaid Waiver program and the Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Medicaid Waiver program are both Home and Community Based Services developed based on the philosophy that New Yorkers with a physical disability, traumatic brain injuries and/or senior citizens have the same rights as others to be in control of their lives and live independently in the community with needed supports. Some common community supports our current participants are receiving: Service Coordination Home and Community Support Services Independent Living Skills Training Positive Behavioral Intervention Services Environmental Modifications (ramps, handicap bathrooms, etc) and more.