Developmental Disabilities Service Division Home and Community-Based Services Waiver

Developmental Disabilities Service Division, a division of OKDHS, serves individuals who are 3 years of age and older who have mental retardation and certain persons with related conditions who would otherwise require placement in an intermediate care facility for the mentally retarded.

To be eligible for the community waiver, a person must:

  • Have critical support needs that cannot be met by the In-Home Supports waivers or other service alternatives

To be eligible for any of the DDSD waiver programs, a person must:

  • Must qualify financially for SoonerCare
  • Have a disability with a diagnosis of mental retardation, determined by the Social Security Administration or the Oklahoma Health Care Authority Level of Care Evaluation Unit
  • Be 3 years of age and older
  • Be determined to meet the ICF/MR Institutional Level of Care requirements by the Oklahoma Health Care Authority Level of Care Evaluation Unit
  • Meet waiver specific eligibility criteria

Community-Based Waiver Services Available

Adult Day Services Intensive Personal Supports
Agency Companion Nutrition
Architectural Modification Occupational Therapy
Assistive Technology Physical Therapy
Audiology Physician Services (provided by a psychiatrist)
Community Transition Services Prescribed Drugs
Daily Living Supports Prevocational
Dental Psychological
Family Counseling Respite Care
Family Training Specialized Foster Care
Group Home Specialized Medical Supplies
Habilitation Training Specialist Speech Therapy
Home Health Care Supported Employment
Homemaker Transportation

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