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Waiver & Medicaid Services

Use the links below to learn more about the key waiver & medicaid services available for medically fragile children & their families in North Carolina.


CAP/C Waiver

CAP/C stands for Community Alternatives Program for Children. It’s considered an alternative to institutionalization, which may be needed if services aren’t in place.

Innovations Waiver

The NC Innovations Waiver is a federally-approved 1915(c) Medicaid Home and Community-Based Services Waiver (HCBS Waiver) designed to meet the needs of Individuals with Intellectual or Developmental Disabilities (I/DD).

Medicaid for waiver & non-waiver recipients

No matter how your child qualifies for Medicaid (i.e., through a HCBS waiver or through financial eligibility), there are what’s known as Medicaid State Plan Services that are available to anyone with Medicaid.

Quick Links

View a convenient, easy to review list of all the waiver & Medicaid services links.


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