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.
This manual functions as a primary reference document for licensed providers delivering I/DD services covered by North Dakota’s Department of Human Services’ Developmental Disabilities Division (DD Division). The DD Division provides support and training to clients and families in order […]
This training presentation was developed by the Missouri Division of Developmental Disabilities. The objectives of the presentation include: Understanding self-directed supports and its relationship to self-determination Designing self-directed supports through the person-centered planning process Creating the individual budget allocation Working […]
The Missouri Department of Mental Health’s Division of Developmental Disabilities (Division of DD) administers four Medicaid Home- and Community-Based Services (HCBS) Waiver programs for individuals with developmental disabilities. The four waivers are: Comprehensive Waiver Missouri Children with Developmental Disabilities Waiver […]
Ask yourself the following questions: Would you like to have more authority to plan your supports based on the lifestyle you choose? Do you want to be more involved in your community and in those activities that interest you? Would […]
This handbook explains how Missouri Self-Directed Supports work. It will walk you through the process of being actively involved in creating quality support. Person-Centered Planning and Individual Budgets give individuals with developmental disabilities (with help, as needed) control to direct […]
The purpose of the Gateway to Self-Determination Project is to scale-up efforts to promote the self-determination of people with disabilities. This publication was developed to help communicate, through the stories of people with disabilities, what is meant by self-determination and […]