CLASS believes everyone deserves the opportunity to live a rewarding, fulfilling, and meaningful life, and that having a developmental disability does not diminish the desire or right to pursue this dream, it simply makes the journey more challenging.
Will my funding level change if I choose Financial Management Services?
No, your funding level will not change if you choose Financial Management Services.
How many case managers work for CLASS?
CLASS currently employs 12 case managers across our four-county service area.
What are the basic requirements for a host family?
A host family must be able to pass all background and driver’s license checks, and the home must have a bedroom for the individual.
How do I pay for the services I receive from CLASS?
Typically, the Home-and-Community-Based Services (HCBS) waiver provides coverage for I/DD services through an individual’s KanCare medical card. There is a state-wide waiting list for new enrollees in the HCBS waiver program, which is managed by the State of Kansas.
CLASS also accepts private payment for any services.
Will my family receive any training before becoming a host family?
Yes. Annual required trainings are provided for host families, as well as additional opportunities for training that are specific to the needs of the individual who is seeking a host home.