From the North Carolina Division of Medical Assistance, this guide provides information related to eligibility, services, and screening for the consumer-directed care program in North Carolina called the Community Alternatives Program (CAP). Included is a history of the CAP program […]
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 […]
This handbook tells you about Consumer Direction in the CHOICES program. Guide for use with hiring and firing providers and finding a representative. It includes some tips on how to hire your own workers and direct your own care.
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 […]