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Developmental Disabilities (HCBS-DD)


The Home and Community Based Waiver for persons with Developmental Disabilities (HCBS-DD) Comprehensive Services for adults provides 24-hour residential services and supports, Supported Employment and other day services, and Non-Medical Transportation Services.  Comprehensive Services is an all inclusive program that is designed to ensure that all identified needs in your Individualized Plan (IP) are met. 


The service provider is responsible for living arrangements which range from host homes settings with 1-2 persons, to individualized setting of 1-3 persons, up to group settings of 4-8 persons as well as residential supports for participants who live with and/or are provided services by members of their family.  You will be responsible to pay for a portion of the room and board cost depending on your monthly income.


Colorado's Comprehensive Waiver Reform  


HCBS-DD Waiver amended effective 12/1/11 as approved by the Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services (CMS) on 10/20/11