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Eligibility for DDS Services

The Department of Developmental Services (DDS) provides services and supports for individuals with intellectual disability, that promote independence while also offering care and support. Find out if you or a family member is eligible for DDS services.
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Eligibility for Programs and Services

How to Apply for Services 

Find application forms and learn more about eligibility for you or your family member.

Eligibility for Someone With an Intellectual Disability 

If you or a family member has an intellectual disability and need to apply for services, find eligibility information.

Eligibility for Someone With Autism 

If you or a family member has autism (over the age of three), get support.

Eligibility for Birth to Three 

If your child is under the age of three, apply for Birth to Three Services.

Eligibility for Previous Consumers 

If you are a previous DDS consumer, have missing documents, or need to re-apply, get help.

More Eligibility Guides

View Our Documents Guide 

Find out if you’re missing any important documents.

Learn About the Probate Process 

Find out if guardianship or conservatorship is right for your family.

How to Apply for Services 

Find out how to apply for Title 19 (Medicaid).

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