The Partnership for Hope Waiver is to prevent or delay institutional services for individuals who require minimal services in order to continue living in the community. This waiver is operated in 103 Missouri counties and includes:

  • Day Habilitation
  • Personal Assistant
  • Prevocational Services
  • Supported Employment
  • Dental
  • Support Broker
  • Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA)
  • Assistive Technology
  • Benefits Planning
  • Career Planning
  • Community Networking
  • Community Specialist
  • Community Transition
  • Environmental Accessibility Adaptations-Home/Vehicle Modification
  • Family Peer Support
  • Individual Directed Goods and Services
  • Individualized Skill Development
  • Job Development
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Professional Assessment and Monitoring
  • Specialized Medical Equipment and Supplies (Adaptive Equipment)
  • Speech Therapy
  • Temporary Residential Service
  • Transportation

The Department of Mental Health, Division of Developmental Disabilities administers this program through an inter-agency agreement with the MO HealthNet Division.

Waiver Documents