Programs Employer Services About Support JEVS

JEVS Self-Directed Personal Attendant Services Program empowers Delaware residents with disabilities to self-direct their attendant care at home and in the community.

Support includes learning how to recruit a personal care worker, manage payroll, and navigate employee relations without feeling overwhelmed.


Financial Management Services

  • Establishment of household employer authority
  • Provision of payroll for attendants
  • Provision of worker’s compensation
  • Filing and depositing of local, state, and federal employment taxes
  • Attendant income tax withholding
  • Management of attendant-employee files

Support Brokerage

  • Assistance with attendant recruitment
  • Assistance with participant enrollment process
  • Assistance with attendant enrollment process
  • Orientation to payroll methods
  • Support and coaching for household employers
  • Attendant background checks
  • Problem resolution
  • Program monitoring


  • Members in the Diamond State Health Plan Plus Medicaid program are referred by either Highmark Health Options, Amerihealth, or Delaware First Health. 
  • Non-Medicaid recipients may be referred by the Division of Services for Aging and Adults with Physical Disabilities. 


  • Diamond State Health Plan Plus members incur no cost. 
  • Individuals who do not qualify for Medicaid may make minimal cost-sharing payments.


Services provided in all three Delaware counties.


Monday through Friday, 9AM-5PM, except holidays


TEL: 800-610-7910
EMAIL: [email protected]

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