Appendix A: Personal Care Supplement Amounts and Income Eligibility Limits

Personal Care Supplement Amounts

Personal Care Supplemental -- DOM Care ( no change noted in 2015)

                  Individual -- $434.30

                  Couple---    $947.40

Personal Care SupplementDOM Care (2014)

  Individual—$434.30

Couple—   $947.40

 

Personal Care Supplement—PCH (no change noted in 2015)

Individual—$439.30

Couple—   $957.40

Personal Care SupplementPCH (2014)

Individual—$439.30

Couple—   $957.40

55 Pa Code 299.37

 

Personal Needs Allowance (PNA)

                   Dom Care Home             $185.30 (no change noted in 2015)

Dom Care Home              $180.30 (2014)

Personal Care Home       $85.00 (no change noted in 2015)

Personal Care Home       $85.00 in 2014

 

Income Eligibility Limits (Effective 1/1/15)

Dom Care Home

Individual--  $1,167.30

Couple---    $ 2,047.40

Dom Care Home (2014)

Individual—$1,155.30

Couple—   $2,029.40

 

Personal Care Supplement (2015)

 Individual-- $ 1,172.30

Couple--      $ 2,057.40

 

Personal Care Supplement (2014)

Individual—$1,160.30

Couple—   $ 2,039.40

 

Note:  Above amounts include the Federal Benefit Rate of $755.10 for an individual and $1,33.30 for a couple and the personal care supplement.

Reminder: There is a $20.00 income disregard for most types of income. See Chapter 387: Supplemental Security Income (SSI).

Updated December 12, 2014    Replacing December 11, 2013,