MY LIFE MY CHOICE

MY LIFE MY CHOICE

Information about self-direction, and resources for people interested in seeking self-directed care.

Self-Direction in New York: A Practical Guide for Families

Self-Direction in New York: A Practical Guide for Families

This guide from the New York Self-Determination Coalition is for families who are interested in using Self-Directed Services for their child with developmental disabilities. Specific sections offer opinions about the implications of current policies and practices.

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 […]