Money Follows the Person (MFP) Program:

The program is designed to provide funding to help people with disabilities to move from nursing homes and other care facilities and return to their homes and communities.

Who is eligible?

  • In order to qualify for MFP, you must: 
    • Live in a nursing home or other institutions for at least 90 days, receiving long-term care
    • Be a Medicaid recipient
    • Meet institutional level of care

Review the Money Follows the Person Consumer brochure.

If you have any questions about the MFP program you can contact:

  • DCH, MFP Project Staff at or by calling 404-657-9323,
  • The Department of Human Services Division of Aging Services at 866-55-AGING (800-552-4464), or
  • The Office of the Long Term Care Ombudsman at 404-656-6862, or
  • Aging and Disability Resource Connections at 800-676-2433

For additional information on the Money Follows the Person program, visit the link below:,2086,31446711_131673936_158019816,00.html