About the Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

Tennessee

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Policies and Programs

~~“The Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (DIDD) is the state agency responsible for administering services and support to Tennesseans with intellectual and developmental disabilities. This is done in several ways, including Medicaid waiver Home and Community Based Services (HCBS), state-operated ICF/IIDs, and the Family Support Program. DIDD administers services directly or through contracts with community providers. DIDD strives to partner with the people it supports and their family members and friends.”

Systems: 
  • Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
Topics: 
  • Home and Community Based Services (HCBS)
  • Resource Leveraging
Date Enacted: 
01/26/2019
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