Are you one of the thousands of people in Essex County that is graciously caring for an elderly parent or family member with a disability unpaid?
Population - 18,343
Do caregivers need a special license? There is no training or special license needed to be a caregiver for your family member.
How do I qualify for CDPAP? The person being cared for must have a Medicaid number, be in need of assistance with daily tasks and have a stable medical condition.
How much do caregivers make? Caregivers can make anywhere from $12 - $14 per hour and over $40K per year.