The DD Comprehensive Waiver offers services to individuals who have intellectual disabilities and/or a developmental disability who would, except for receipt of services through this program, require placement in an Intermediate Care Facility for the Intellectual Disabled (ICF/ID). The services available through this program include:

  • assistive technology
  • communication skills instruction
  • community transition
  • counseling and crisis intervention
  • environmental accessibility adaptations
  • independent living skills development
  • job discovery
  • occupational
  • professional assessment and monitoring
  • personal assistant
  • specialized medical equipment and supplies
  • shared living
  • behavior analysis services
  • co-worker supports
  • community specialist services
  • community employment
  • group home services
  • individual supported living
  • job preparation
  • physical and speech therapy
  • person centered strategies consultation
  • in and out-of-home respite
  • support broker services
  • transportation

The Department of Mental Health, Division of Developmental Disabilities administers this program through an inter-agency agreement with the MO HealthNet Division.

Waiver Documents