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What's New

Employment and Day Programs Report (07/12/16)
This report is developed per policy decision and is critical for the administration of employment and day program services to improve employment outcomes for individuals with developmental disabilities.

Emergency Regulations Updated (07/06/16)
DDS proposed to adopt emergency regulations pertaining to the enactment of the End of Life Option Act.

PUBLIC NOTICE – Amendments to Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) Waiver and 1915(i) State Plan (06/30/16)
It is the Department of Developmental Services’ intent to amend both the HCBS Waiver and the 1915(i) State Plan in order to obtain federal approval for changes to provider payment rates.

Rate Changes as a Result of ABX2-1 and the State Budget (06/30/16)
Information about Vendor Rate Changes Effective July 1, 2016

Competitive, Integrated Employment — Consumer Success Stories (05/25/16)
Stories highlighting individuals, and the steps they took to successfully achieve competitive, integrated employment.

DDS Fact Book - Thirteenth Edition (05/09/16)
The DDS Fact Book offers a look at the demographics and characteristics of individuals served by DDS.

Plan for the Closure of Fairview Developmental Center (FDC) and Porterville Developmental Center General Treatment Area (PDC GTA) (04/01/16)
The Closure Plan identifies important considerations and the key strategies and activities the Department will undertake to achieve the safe and successful closures of FDC and the PDC GTA.