The Independent Living Waiver is a statewide program, administered by the Division of Medicaid and operated by the Mississippi Department of Rehabilitation Services (MDRS). It is designed to offer assistance and services in a home or community-based setting if you […]
This manual was designed primarily for use by individuals with developmental disabilities and related conditions. We hope that it is also useful for families, as well as service coordinators and providers who directly assist families and individuals with developmental disabilities. […]
SELF Waiver Handbook is a Medicaid program that can pay for the services a person with developmental disabilities needs. A waiver is one way to pay for services. Services can be things like help cooking food or doing laundry, help […]
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 […]
The purpose of this protocol is to establish policy and procedures for Financial Management Service (FMS) vendors and Case Management Agencies (CMA) in meeting the requirement for a CDASS client to have two attendants employed with the client selected FMS […]
Introduction You have the right to make health care decisions, including decisions about nursing home care, for yourself. Under the law, a patient must consent to any treatment or care received. Generally, if you are a competent adult, you can […]
Presentation from June 13, 2018 on the Charting the Life Course framework, and the evolution of services and supports in NH. Good Life for All, meaning transparency and education for family members and individuals.