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Autism
Autism spectrum disorder is the fastest growing serious, developmental disability, affecting an estimated one out of 59 children in ... significant rate, there continues to be an unmet need for services. The Health and Human Services Autism Program ...

Disability
Texas has more than 00 people who have a disability. HHS offers a broad array of services to meet their needs, whether it is providing options ... to provide services to keep people out of institutions. Autism How to Pay for Services Blind and Visually Impaired ...

Mental Health and Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
... includes strategies to stop or slow the progression of a disability. Services and supports that improve outcomes and prevent ... conditions that affect development. The  Children’s Autism Program  provides treatment services to children ages ...

Comprehensive Providers
... targeted case management and mental health rehabilitation services to eligible children and adults with mental health ... of substance abuse, intellectual or developmental disability, or autism spectrum disorder) who have a serious functional ...

DARS Programs and Services Have Transferred to New Agencies
As of September 1, 2016, programs and services previously administered or delivered by the former ... Services Programs and Services Transferred to Texas HHSC Autism Program Blind Children’s Vocational Discovery & ... Rehabilitation Services Deaf & Hard of Hearing Services Disability Determination Early Childhood Intervention Program ...

Intellectual or Developmental Disabilities (IDD) - Long-term Care
... Plan (PDF) . What is IDD? An intellectual or developmental disability, also called IDD, includes many severe, chronic ... Self-help Independent living The Explanation of IDD Services and Supports (PDF) describes programs to help people ... You must have a pervasive developmental disorder, such as autism, as defined in the current edition of the Diagnostic ...

Child Day Care Provider
... Care Operations Thinking Guide to Inclusive Childcare Autism Information Safe Sleep Safe to Sleep - Learn About ... of the meals they provide to the individuals receiving services at their facilities. To learn more and determine if ...

Section 6000, Specific STAR+PLUS HCBS Program Services
... September 4, 2018     6100 Home and Community Based Services Revision 18-0; Effective September 4, 2018     ... with the member or discriminated against because of age, disability or gender, etc. The provider must coordinate with ... violent aggressive behavior; for example, for persons with autism or mental illness; noise abatement renovations to ...

Section 6000, Specific STAR+PLUS HCBS Program Services
... Effective June 3, 2019     6100 Home and Community Based Services Revision 18-2; Effective September 3, 2018     ... with the member or discriminated against because of age, disability or gender, etc. The provider must work with the ... violent aggressive behavior; for example, for persons with autism or mental illness; noise abatement renovations to ...

Types of Programs and Services That Can Be Offered by Residential (24-hour) Child-Care Operations
Español What are child care services? Child care services are services that meet a child’s basic need for ... with emotional disorders, intellectual disabilities, autism spectrum disorders or primary medical needs. What are ...