Medicaid Financing for Services in Supportive Housing for Chronically Homeless People: Current Practices and Opportunities. 6. Home and Community-based Services
Medicaid-covered HCBS may be available under an HCBS waiver (1915c) or they may be optional HCBS services covered without a waiver under a Medicaid SPA (1915i). HCBS are intended to offer alternatives to institutional care for people with disabling health conditions.