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Children's Developmental Disability (DD) Services

Welcome to the Children’s Developmental Disabilities program, we invite you to browse through our website to learn more about supports and supports that may benefit your child and family. In order to access Children’s Developmental Disability services your child must have Idaho Medicaid.  To learn more and to apply for Medicaid, go to https://idalink.idaho.gov/ or call 1-877-456-1233. 

To apply for DD support services, please complete the application packet. Once we receive your completed application, an assessor will be in contact with you to schedule an eligibility evaluation.  When your child is found eligible for a support budget, a case manager (What is Case Management?) from the department will be assigned to your child to help you navigate options and link you to services. To learn more about services, click here Children’s Support Services.

If you have questions regarding the status of your DD application, please contact central intake at 1-877-333-9681. You may also email any other questions to the DD Services team directly at ChildrensDDServices@dhw.idaho.gov.

To learn more about Intervention Services click here Children’s Intervention Services.

Click here for a current list of developmental disability agencies and independent provider list.


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