Self Direction – BHDDH
Populations served: Adults with intellectual/developmental disabilities
Supports through Rhode Island’s Division of Developmental Disabilities
Self-Directed Supports give you a way to have more choice and control over the services and supports you need to live a full life at home and in the community. With Self-Directed Supports you decide how to spend your Medicaid long-term care dollars in ways that work best for you.
1) Set your own goals
2) Decide your own schedule and activities
3) Choose your own support providers
- Apply to Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD) or call 401-462-3421
- Already a client of BHDDH/DDD? Contact your Social Worker and tell them you are interested in Self Directed Services. Your Social Worker will then send us a referral.
For more information visit:
Rhode Island Department of Behavioral Healthcare, Developmental Disabilities and Hospitals (BHDDH)
Paul V. Sherlock Center on Disabilities Self Directed Support Resources