FAMILY REIMBURSEMENT


The Arc of Monroe's Family Reimbursement program is a free
service available to anyone with intellectual or developmental disabilities who resides with one or more non-paid family member and can alleviate expenses related to caring for someone with disabilities.

Family Reimbursement

About Family Reimbursement:

The Arc’s Family Reimbursement program is a free service available to anyone with I/DD who resides with one or more non-paid family member and can alleviate expenses related to caring for someone with disabilities.

Expenses available for reimbursement include, but are not limited to: uncovered medical care, recreation, transportation, adaptive equipment, and therapies.

Reimbursement is approved on a monthly basis by the Arc’s reimbursement committee, which is comprised of people who have a developmental disability, family members, or advocates of individuals with developmental disabilities. 

Eligibility

Must be OPWDD eligible

Must live at home with one or more non-paid family members and reside in Monroe County

Complete Universal Family Reimbursement Application and submit receipts for the items or services to be reimbursed

Documentation substantiating the need for request as it relates to the I/DD

To learn more about this service, contact the Family Reimbursement team at 585-271-0660 ext. 1569 or fill out the form below.

Quick Facts

Largest service of its
kind in Monroe County

Program structured to have available funds throughout the year

Annual Arc reimbursement cap is $3,000 (effective 7/1/22).

Visit OPWDD's website to review Family Reimbursement Guidelines (ADM-2022-02R) and obtain Universal Application Form (06/2022) and Universal Respite Verification Form (06/2022).

FAMILY REIMBURSEMENT