Missouri Division of Developmental Disabilities “About Us”


State Policies & Initiatives: 

~~“The Missouri Division of Developmental Disabilities is committed to improving the quality of life for individuals with developmental disabilities and their families. Offering support across the lifespan, the Division implements a statewide system of supportive services that focus on assuring health and safety, supporting access to community participation, and increasing opportunities for meaningful employment…..

More than 14,000 people in Missouri access person-centered supports through home and community-based service waiver settings to promote independent living. These settings might include someone living at home on their own, with family, with a roommate, or with someone who provides full-time care.”

  • Department of Mental Health
  • Mental Health
  • Home and Community Based Services (HCBS)
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