Frequently Asked Questions

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Can I receive CDS where I live?

Helpful Hands In Home Care currently services St. Louis, Columbia, Springfield, and Kansas City and surrounding areas.

What types of services can I receive through the CDS program?

  • Bathing

  • Dressing

  • Grooming

  • Toileting

  • Ostomy/colostomy hygiene

  • Obtaining medication

  • Transferring

  • Range of Motion

  • Meal preparation/feeding/cleanup

  • Housekeeping/laundry

  • Errand transportation

  • Limited Medical transportation

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What are the qualifications to receive CDS?

Be eligible for MO HealthNet

Be 18 years of age or older

Be able to self direct his or her own care

Have a physical need

Be capable of living independently with the service of a personal care attendant.

If you meet the qualifications, please call us at (314) 282-5731.  An intake specialist will complete a preliminary screening to determine if you qualify to move forward. 

Who can work for the client as an Attendant?

Personal Care attendants must pass a background check through the Family Care Safety Registry and the Employee Disqualification List.

Attendants must also complete an E-Verify homeland security check through the Department of Homeland Security.