Are you one of the thousands of people in Washoe County that is graciously caring for an elderly parent or family member with a disability?
How do I qualify for PCS?
The person being cared for must have a Medicaid number, be in need of assistance with daily tasks and have a stable medical condition.
Do caregivers need a special license?
There is a mandated 16-hour paid virtual training course and an additional 8 hours of continuing education annually + a required CPR Certification. BURD Home Health also conducts background checks. BURD will assist you with the logistics of these trainings.
How much do caregivers make?
Caregivers can make up to $12.50 per hour.