D.C. Department on Disability Services FY 2015 Performance Plan

Washington DC

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Policy
In FY 2015, DDA will continue implementation of this plan to increase the number of people who have opportunities for community integration through day, vocational and employment supports. DDA will also implement new quality improvement initiatives consistent with the goals of Employment First and the CMS Transition Plan
for HCBS waiver programs to come into compliance with new CMS rules for HCBS services to ensure that people supported by DDA funded services receive services that are: tailored to their personal, assessed needs and interests; result in achievement of personal outcomes; involve meaningful work and/or activities that teach or maintain important employment related skills; and, are consistent with the new CMS definition of community-based. 
 
Systems: 
  • Department of Rehabilitation Services
  • Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
Topics: 
  • Home and Community Based Services (HCBS)
  • Segregated Day & Employment Services
Date Enacted: 
10/01/2014
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