OBRA Waiver • Supports Coordination


  • A resident of Pennsylvania.
  • Age 18 to 59.
  • Have a severe developmental or physical disability requiring an Intermediate Care Facility/Other Related Conditions (ICF/ORC) level of care.
  • The disability must result in substantial functional limitations in 3 or more of the following major life activities:
    • Self-care
    • Communication
    • Learning
    • Mobility
    • Self-direction
    • Capacity for independent living
  • Meet the financial requirements
  • Other related conditions (ORCs) include physical, sensory, or neurological disabilities, which manifested before age 22 and are likely to continue indefinitely. 

What does it offer?

  • Financial management services
  • Home health
  • Non-medical transportation
  • Personal assistance services
  • Personal emergency response system (PERS)
  • Prevocational services
  • Residential habilitation services
  • Respite
  • Service coordination
  • Structured day habilitation services
  • Supported employment
  • Therapeutic and counseling services
  • Accessibility adaptations, equipment, technology, and medical supplies
  • Community integration
  • Community transit services
  • Adult daily living

When I have a problem, I call my SC and he meets with me to fix the problem every time.  He is like a friend to the family.

Nandi Khanal

Contact SCNP to learn more about the OBRA waiver.