Person-centered thinking is a philosophy behind service provision that supports positive control and self-direction of people’s own lives. DDS is working to implement this through training sessions and other agency wide initiatives.
DDS & DHCF Community Forum
Let Your Voice Be Heard!
Proposed Amendments and Transition Plan Home and Community Based Waiver for People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
People with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families, advocates, and other stakeholders are invited to a community forum hosted by the Department on Disability Services and the Department of Health Care Finance to discuss:
- Proposed amendments to the HCBS Waiver, including new rates for services and changes to existing services.
- CMS’s new definition of Home and Community Based setting and D.C’s plan to assess our settings and come into compliance, where needed. (Transition Plan)
Please come and share your thoughts and ideas