Southwest Mississippi Planning & Development District
SOUTHWEST MISSISSIPPI PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT
100 South Wall Street
Natchez, MS 39120
Phone (601) 446-6044
Fax (601) 446-6071


ELDERLY AND DISABLED MEDICAID WAIVER PROGRAM

The Elderly and Disabled Medicaid Waiver Program is a Long Term Care Program which offers services in the home of clients in order to prevent or delay institutional placement.

Services offered:
  • Case Management;
  • Home Delivered Meals;
  • Homemaker Services;
  • In Home Respite;
  • Expanded Home Health (including Home Health Aide Services);
  • Adult Day Care;
  • Institutional Respite Care;
  • Escorted Transportation;
  • Transitional Assistance.
Qualifications:
  • 21 years of age or older;
  • Score 50 or above on the Preadmission Screening Tool, which assesses the client’s ability to care for themselves and their environment;
  • Qualify for Long Term Care Medicaid (income less than $2,094 per month and resources less than $4,000).
The Southwest Mississippi Planning and Development District serves clients in Adams, Amite, Claiborne, Franklin, Jefferson, Lawrence, Lincoln, Pike, Walthall, and Wilkinson counties. However, there is a Planning and Development District serving every county in the State of Mississippi.

Apply or Refer:
  • Please click here to use our online form to apply for services or to refer another individual to receive services.
  • To download a referral form and fax it to us at (601) 384-5315, click here. Please provide complete and accurate information.
Contact us:
Southwest Mississippi Planning and Development District, Inc.
Elderly and Disabled Medicaid Waiver Program
2265 Hwy 84 E, Meadville, MS 39653
Telephone: (601) 384-5200
Fax: (601) 384-5315

For Program Staff: