Report to the Twenty-Ninth Legislature State of Hawaii 2018 on Long Term Adult Supports and Resources

Hawaii

~~“Long Term Adult Supports and Resources (LASR)
This program provides supports for individuals who are eligible for DDD but not eligible for Medicaid services under the I/DD Waiver, or do not choose to receive Waiver services.  The LASR Program assists individuals with I/DD and families to increase independence and interdependence in daily life activities.  The LASR program services include but are not limited to: discovery and career planning, volunteer work, senior activities (if applicable), competitive, integrated employment opportunities, activities to increase skills necessary to perform typical daily activities, activities to increase and strengthen social roles, building communications skills with members of the community, developing friendships and relationships with community members, and practicing skills in activities of daily living.

There was no waitlist for the LASR program during FY 2017. There were 83 individuals served by the LASR program with an expenditure of $720,231 from state general funds.”

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Policy
Systems: 
  • Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
Topics: 
  • Segregated Day & Employment Services
Date Enacted: 
12/30/2017
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