Personal Assistance Services Program (PASP)

The Person Assistance Service Program (PASP) provides up to 40 hours per week of routine, non-medical personal care assistance to adults with permanent physical disabilities, between the ages of 18 to 70 who are employed, preparing for employment, attending school, or involved in community volunteer work and are able to self-direct their own services. Personal assistants help with personal care tasks including, but not limited to: 

  • Bathing
  • Dressing
  • Driving
  • Eating
  • Grooming
  • Light housekeeping
  • Preparing meals
  • Shopping
  • Using public transportation

The Goal of the Program

The goal of this program is to support individuals with physical disabilities so that they can remain active in their community. The PASP offers participants choice, flexibility, control, and the opportunity to manage their own personal care assistance services.

Eligibility

Participants must:

  • Reside in Gloucester County
  • Have a permanent physical disability and require assistance with activities of daily living
  • Be between the ages of 18 and 70
  • Live in the community
  • Be capable of directing and supervising their own services
  • Be employed, preparing for employment through a vocational training program, in school, or actively volunteering in the community for a minimum of 20 hours per month

How to Apply

If you are interested in learning more about PASP or applying for the program, contact Diann DiLaurentis or fill out the PASP Referral Form.