65G-5.002. Eligibility for Services.  

Effective on Wednesday, January 18, 1995
  • 1(1) All persons eighteen years of age or older who have developmental disabilities, reside within the state of Florida and are clients of the Agency shall be eligible for supported living services.

    33(2) Individuals must be Medicaid recipients in order to receive supported living services through the CSLA Medicaid state plan option. Services shall not be provided simultaneously to an individual through CSLA and the Developmental Disabilities Home and Community-Based Services Waiver.

    73(3) Persons who are clients of the Agency and who wish to receive supported living services shall make a request for such services through their support coordinator.

    100(4) Persons who are not clients of the Agency must first make application for determination of eligibility for developmental disability services. They may concurrently request supported living services.

    128(5) Supported living services must be authorized by an individual’s support plan. A preliminary determination of the individual’s support requirements to reside in supported living shall be made as part of the individual support plan process.

    164Rulemaking Authority 166393.501(1) FS. 168Law Implemented 170393.063(45), 171393.066 FS. 173History–New 1-18-95, Formerly 10F-11.003, 17765B-5.003.