Senior and Disability Services

ORS 410.430
Eligibility for authorized services


In order to qualify for authorized services from an authorized agency or service provider, each client must:


Be 60 years of age or older or have been diagnosed as having Alzheimer’s disease or a related disorder;


Not be receiving financial assistance from the Department of Human Services, except supplemental nutrition assistance and limited Medicare reimbursement benefits administered by the department; and


Be assessed to be at the risk of entering an institution.


Eligibility determination is required before any client may receive services from an authorized agency or service provider. [1981 c.186 §3; 1987 c.692 §1; 1997 c.581 §3; 1999 c.59 §105; 2001 c.900 §84; 2009 c.599 §17; 2011 c.201 §3]
Chapter 410

Notes of Decisions

Agency rules making placement of handicapped and elderly persons factor of their primary service needs and providing for different residential facilities to accommodate persons with different needs were consistent with provisions of this chapter in effect at time petitioner, who was mentally retarded, was refused placement at facility which primarily served elderly. Dempsey v. Senior Services Division, 92 Or App 163, 758 P2d 367 (1988)


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