Although GAPP can be difficult to understand and navigate, we can simplify the process for you, thanks to our partnership with GAPP.
What is GAPP?
What is Katie Beckett?
Katie Beckett Waiver, or Deeming Waiver, is an eligibility category for Medicaid for children under the age of 18. The Katie Beckett Waiver takes parents’ income out of the picture and bases the decision on the child’s needs. If the child qualifies for the Katie Beckett Waiver, they become eligible for services available under the regular state Medicaid plan.
Getting Approved for In-Home Services
How To Appeal GAPP's Decision
If the number of hours approved for your child is not what was requested or it has been reduced, you have the right to appeal — but you must respond quickly via mail by the deadlines indicated in your letter. Here’s how: