Overview

There's No Place Like Home

Since 1974, UPCAP's mission and goals have revolved around supporting independent living for adults for as long as possible.   View our Success Stories for Independent Living booklet   featuring:

UPCAP has a number of programs to support independent living options:

  • Visit UPCAP's Care Management page tells how UPCAP's Care Managers present, explain, and facilitate in-home service options to help individuals live as independently as possible for as long as possible.

  • MIChoice Waiver Program page to learn more about what in-home long-term care services are available to meet your needs, and how UPCAP's staff can help coordinate and oversee the delivery of these services.  
          View Program Overview Slides

  • Nursing Facility to Home page highlights how some nursing facility residents may be able to receive the care they need in a less restrictive setting such as their own home, apartment, adult foster care home, or home for the aged.

  • Independent Living Options page for programs and options that may help you move out of a nursing home, or avoid or delay nursing home placement.

  • The Eligibility page reviews some of the functional/phyical and financial requirements for each of these programs.