VADCDT State Awards

Virginia VA-DCDT is excited to announce the 2016 VADCDT Awards. Erin Butterfield received the Transition Practitioner of The Year Award. Erin is a teacher at Crittenden Middle School in Newport News VA. She has stepped up as a transition leader in her school division and continues to implement innovative learning… Read more“VADCDT State Awards”

2016 Youth Summit The Virginia Department of Education’s I’m Determined project, in conjunction with the Partnership for People with Disabilities, invites applications for sponsorship to the 10th Annual I’m Determined Youth and Parent Summit at James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia. Youth with disabilities from across the Commonwealth will meet to identify… Read more“2016 Youth Summit”

Public Comment Period on Waiver Changes DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES ANNOUNCEMENTS: Notice of Public Comment Period The Department of Medical Assistance Services (DMAS) and Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services (DBHDS) will welcome public comment regarding the submission to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) amendments to the following 1915(c) Home and Community Based… Read more“Public Comment Period on Waiver Changes”

Update on Waivers for Individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

Gayle Stortz Scholarship Lead Virginia is in the process of redesigning three of the waivers currently in place for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities I/DD).  The Intellectual Disability (ID), Developmental Disabilities (DD) and Day Supports waivers will become the Community Living, Family and Individual Supports and Building Independence waivers…. Read more“Update on Waivers for Individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities”