Notice of Opportunity-Assistive Technology/Enabling Technology/Remote Supports INDIVIDUALS / FAMILIES/ IN HOME SUPPORTS (IHS)

Notice of Opportunity
Assistive Technology/EnablingTechnology/Remote Supports

The Department of Developmental Services (DDS) is currently accepting proposals from stakeholders interested in receiving grants to fund Assistive Technology (AT) to benefit individuals who are currently supported by DDS and are living in a family home or residing independently with In Home Supports (IHS).Grants will assist with the procurement and utilization of Assistive Technology (AT), hardware, software, equipment, and internet connectivity to enhance access to virtual supports and services, including the development of remote supports. It may also include training, assessments, environmental modifications/adaptations designed to increase accessibility, safety, and independence. The intent of the grant is to support and advance the creative use of Assistive Technology to enhance independence and virtual interpersonal and community participation for individuals with intellectual disability.

Stakeholders may include individuals, families, and members of the Personal Support Team (PST).

Individuals and Families NOO