ALTCS Information

The Arizona Long Term Care System (ALTCS) is a part of AHCCCS –  Arizona’s  version of Medicaid. ALTCS provides long-term care in assisted living facilities and nursing homes, and provides in-home care for individuals who would otherwise be institutionalized. It is a complex income- and asset-limited program.

PCOA offers a class on ALTCS the second Thursday of each month at 2:00 p.m. at our office located at 8467 E. Broadway, Tucson, AZ. There is no cost for older adults, family members, or family caregivers. There is a $35 fee for professionals.

For more information or to register, call PCOA’s Helpline at (520) 790-7262.

ALTCS Simplified Guide: The Arizona Long Term Care System (ALTCS) is Arizona’s version of Medicaid Long Term Care. Individuals must be both medically and financially eligible to qualify.

Call our help line (520) 790-7262 and ask for ALTCS information

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