The DD Ombuds supports people to get connected with information and resources that can help them become more independent and happy. For some people it is connecting them with the correct services. The DD Ombuds has connected people with their guardians in order get equipment and needed supplies. In cases like this people with developmental disabilities have reached out to the DD Ombuds to help set up meetings with their guardians or providers to get what they need. The DD Ombuds has helped people with developmental disabilities and their families get the correct paperwork together in order to receive services – everything from helping people understand DDA eligibility criteria and documentation to understanding the correct information needed to have supports to go on community outings.
The DD Ombuds is here to bridge you to the information you need!