• Waiver 101

    Massachusetts, along with all the states, provides home and community-based services through the federal Medicaid Home and Community-Based Services (HBCS) waiver program. Massachusetts has had a HCBS waiver since 1985. This document is intended to offer basic information about the federal program and inform interested individuals about on-going planning around the renewal of the current waiver program and the development of new waivers to support other Department of Developmental Services programs.
  • About the Waiver

  • Services