millie and clientTo be eligible to enroll in Hope PACE you must:

  • Be at least 55 years old
  • Be a resident of Charlotte, Collier or Lee county
  • Be able to live in the community without jeopardizing your health or safety
  • Have health problems that qualify you for nursing home care


The program is free of charge for participants with Medicaid coverage. For participants who are not Medicaid eligible, there is a fee. The program is also available to private pay participants. Ask us for an estimate of your costs.

Apply for Medicaid in Florida - in order to qualify, you must be a Florida resident.

Residency Requirement

Participants cannot be out of our three county service area for more than 30 days.

How Long Does it Take to Enroll?

The time it takes to enroll in Hope PACE will vary due to personal circumstances. Most participants will complete enrollment in 4 - 12 weeks, depending on Medicaid eligibility and the wait time for the required assessment. If you or a loved one need more immediate assistance, please contact Hope HealthCare Services online or at (239) 482-4673. They may be able to direct you to alternate resources.

Call Us

Please call us toll free at (239) 985-6400 to find out more about enrolling in Hope PACE.