New Waiver Services-Behavioral Supports (formerly consulting services), Healthcare Coordination and Live-in Companion

DDS is releasing implementation guidelines for these new HCBS Waiver services.  Healthcare Coordination and Live-in Companion services are available for eligible individuals who live in their own homes with less than 24 hours supports.  Behavioral Supports will be available for eligible individuals who live in their own or family homes with less than 24 hours supports.
Descriptions for waiver service definitions; service authorization guidelines and rates; and processes for qualifying providers are outlined in documents for each of these new services. These documents can be found on the DDS website at http://www.ct.gov/dds/cwp/view.asp?a=2042&Q=442762. For questions about these services please contact Debbie Duval at Deborah.duval@ct.gov.