Programs and Services

Getting Started

There are several steps to take before receiving support. An individual with an intellectual or developmental disability may apply at 18 years, and if eligible, will start receiving services at 21 years of age.

Step 1: Eligibility
Step 2: Intake/Application Process
Step 3: Eligibility Determination Process
Step 4: Tiering & Acuity Factor
Step 5: Individual Budgets

For more details on each step of the process, please visit the Alabama Dept. of Mental Health – Division of Developmental Disabilities.

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