Individuals and families in New York City (5 boroughs), Nassau, Suffolk and Westchester counties can now find and purchase in-home care from a New York State licensed home care services agency through NY State of Healthâs home care partner, Carina.
To find an agency with trained, certified home care aides in your area, click on âGet Startedâ now.
Licensed agencies employ trained caregivers that provide a range of in-home services on a private pay basis including, but not limited to: grocery shopping, meal preparation, housekeeping, bathing and dressing.
You can buy health insurance coverage through the Individual Marketplace, where you may be eligible for tax credits that reduce the cost of coverage.
Children can apply for coverage any time during the year. Low-income adults who may be eligible for Medicaid or the Essential Plan can also apply at any time during the year.(Visit here to see if you are eligible.)