This provider manual describes the Community Supports Waiver in Utah for individuals with intellectual disabilities. The State of Utah has provided Medicaid-reimbursed home- and community-based waiver services to individuals with intellectual disabilities and other related conditions since July 1, 1987. […]
Patricia Nisbet, Director of Home and Community-Based Services, of the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Services, created this presentation on the new methodology for calculating budgets for members on the IDDW as of which were due to begin […]
The Home- and Community-Based Services (HCBS) Intellectual/Developmentally Disabled Mental Retardation or Other Developmental Disabilities (I/DD) program is designed to meet the needs of beneficiaries who would be institutionalized without these services. This manual is for the traditional Medicaid fee-for-service program […]
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 […]