Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) must be delivered in integrated settings. That means that people receiving DDA Waiver services can participate and enjoy their community!
DDA recently created videos to help explain what this means:
Overview Video: This video explains why and where the HCBS Settings Rules are in place.
What to Expect Video: This video explains what a client can expect from their service providers.
Modifications Video: This video explains what must happen for any changes to be made to a client’s rights under the Settings Rules.
Click this link to view the entire video series.
DDA Home and Community-Based Waiver Services Setting Rules for Clients (available in multiple languages.)
If you have any questions or don’t think your services are following these rules you can contact your DDA Case Manager. You can also contact the DD Ombuds if you want advocacy support.