427.007 OR Policy; Department of Human Services to plan and facilitate community services.

Oregon

Emphasizes the importance of home and community based services that help to facilitate community integration for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. “Therefore, the Department of Human Services is directed to facilitate the development of appropriate community-based services, including family support, residential facilities, day programs, home care and other necessary support, care and training programs, in an orderly and systematic manner. The role of state-operated hospitals and training centers in Oregon shall be as specialized back-up facilities to a primary system of community-based services for persons with intellectual disabilities or other developmental disabilities.”

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Legislation
Systems: 
  • Other
Topics: 
  • Home and Community Based Services (HCBS)
  • Segregated Day & Employment Services
  • Provider Transformation
Other: 
  • Department of Human Services
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