The Florida Association of Centers for Independent Living (FACIL) is accepting applications for participation in the JPPAS Program. The JPPAS Program provides a monthly stipend to qualified Floridians with disabilities who are employed and rely upon the assistance of personal care attendant for assistance of daily living.
Check out the link and flyer below to learn more!
Image Description: White background with red and blue border. The Personal Attendant Services Program logo, JPPAS, and FACIL logo are located at the top from left to right. Below there is text stating “The JP-PAS Program was created by the Florida Legislature to help
working adults with significant disabilities obtain and maintain competitive and integrated employment. The program provides a monthly reimbursement to eligible individuals to help offset the cost of the personal care assistance they rely upon to help with daily activities.” Below that there is text stating in red “who is eligible” and in black “Individuals must be employed, May not receive SSI, SSDI or Medicaid Home and Community based Services, Be at least 18 years of age, Be a United States Citizen or Legal Permanent Resident, Be a Florida resident, Must require personal assistance services for support for at least two activities of daily living, such as ambulation, bathing, dressing, eating, grooming and toileting as defined in F.S. 429.02.” Below that in red writing states “learn more today”, with the link http://www.floridacils.org/pca-services-program. At the bottom of the flyer is an image of an individual in a wheelchair and an individual sitting shaking hands.