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 […]

Self-Direction in Waiver Services

Self-Direction in Waiver Services

Currently, recipients of the New Opportunities Waiver (NOW), Children’s Choice Waiver and Residential Options Waiver have the option of receiving services through a provider agency or through Self-Direction. The Self-Directed option gives you the most control over your supports, but […]