Information on Nursing Home Transition and Diversion
Nursing Home Transition and Diversion (NHTD)is a special program funded by the New York State Division of Housing & Community Renewal (DHCR) and the NYS Department of Health [DOH]. NHTD provides clients alternatives to nursing home placement and allows clients the opportunity to choose housing in areas where they feel safe and comfortable. The Rochester Housing Authority provides a rental subsidy to landlords on behalf of the client. Participants will pay 30% of their annual income towards rent and utilities.
Who is eligible for the program?
Potential clients must be people with disabilities ages eighteen (18) or over or seniors.
How do I apply?
Participants who wish to enroll in NHTD must complete the eligibility process with a Regional Resource Development Center [RRDC].
To apply, you may contact
|Terri Mercado, Lead RRDS||gro.htlaehytinu@odacremt||(585) 368-3562|
|Marisa Avery, RRDS||
|Kathy Capomaccio, RRDS/NE||gro.htlaehytinu@oiccamopack||(585) 368-3563||(585) 368-3567|