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 is from Applied Self Direction and was presented over two days in 2018. The presentation describes how self-directed services are different from traditional services, the importance of planning and budgets, and how to take self-direction to the […]
Presented at the HCBS Conference, this presentation explores natural tension points between Participant authority and service integrity. It reviews the design and management of the Virginia and Oklahoma self-directed service options supporting independence, choice and control. This resource also examines […]
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 […]
These FAQs describe self-determination, self-directed service delivery, and how the Georgia Independence Plus Initiative is involved in offering self-directed services. Georgia’s Department of Human Resources and Department of Community Health amended Home- and Community-Based Waivers for people with disabilities and […]