Aid to the Aged, Blind, and Disabled (AABD) cash assistance provides cash assistance for individuals who are 65 or older, blind, or disabled. Eligible individuals will receive a small payment each month to help with everyday living expenses. Eligible individuals may also receive AABD Medicaid.
The amount an individual receives is based their unique circumstances such as:
- Living arrangements
The maximum payment amount for a person living independently in the community is capped at $53 per month. The payment for a person living in a group or residential care facility is based on the living arrangement type and the cost.