The Personal Care Attendant (PCA) program is available to individuals of any age who suffer from a disability that hinders their ability to perform necessary daily functions such as going to the bathroom or showering. The PCA Program works with each individual, teaching them how to train and hire a PCA to provide them with assistance tailored to their needs and desires.
Eligibility: Individuals of any age who qualify for MassHealth and have a disability that interferes with your ability to physically care for yourself
Contact: Marlene Teixeira, 508-999-6400
PCA New Hire Orientation
The curriculum for the PCA New Hire Orientation session along with the materials the PCAs will receive at the Orientation is available on the PCA Workforce Council website, http://www.mass.gov/pca/outreach/new-hire/pca-orientation-curriculum-and-program-materials.html
For the consumer handbook please click the link below:
For the spanish version click the link below:
Personal Care Attendant (PCA) Overtime Rule Overview
Mass Health has implemented a rule for overtime for PCA’s who work for one or multiple consumers for the most up to date information and to obtain an Overtime Request Form please clink the link below:
If you are a PCA looking for work or a consumer looking to hire a PCA please check out the Rewarding Resources website for more information.