Jan. 15, 2021
The purpose of this communication is to inform all interested parties that the Office of Developmental Programs (ODP) is extending the public comment period on proposed changes to the Consolidated, Person/Family Directed Support (P/FDS), Community Living, and the Adult Autism Waivers. In addition, ODP is announcing the availability of the recordings of the webinars regarding the proposed changes to the waivers.
Dec. 15, 2020
Proposed amendments to the Consolidated, P/FDS, Community Living and Adult Autism Waivers effective March 1, 2021, will be available for review and comment starting December 18, 2020. There is a 30-day public comment period that starts on December 18, 2020 and ends on January 18, 2021.
Sep. 09, 2020
The PA Developmental Disabilities Council is pleased to announce two new funding opportunities for organizations and individuals. The first opportunity is for Community Response Projects. The second new funding opportunity is for Leadership, Empowerment, and Advocacy Fund (LEAF) Scholarships.
Jul. 22, 2020
The Department of Human Services (DHS) and Department of Health (DOH), in coordination with the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency (PEMA) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), have developed the Regional Response Health Collaboration Program (RRHCP). This program is designed to directly support COVID-19 readiness and response in long-term residential care facilities, including long-term care nursing facilities, personal care homes, and assisted living residences.