California Health and Human Services Agency (CHHS)

California Health and Human Services Agency (CHHS)

The California Health and Human Services Agency manages all public health services provided to Californians. The agency oversees the following departments: Department of Aging Department of Child Support Services Department of Community Services and Development Department of Emergency Medical Services […]

Choosing Which Service Method is Best for You

Choosing Which Service Method is Best for You

The Participant Directed Program (PDP) offers the most flexibility to arrange and customize supports based on the individual’s needs and preferences. The individual can hire their own support staff and make other decisions about how to use their DDS funded […]

An Overview of Self-Determination and DDS Service Models

An Overview of Self-Determination and DDS Service Models

All DDS staff are required to be familiar with the concepts of self determination and DDS’s service models that provide options for individuals to direct their own supports. This training provides an information overview. DDS staff have a variety of […]