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Consumer Directed Services
When it comes to managing your services, everyone has different needs and preferences. In ... there has been a growing movement within the aging and disability communities that is known variously as independent living, self-determination or consumer-direction. While there are some differences in each ...

Section 13000, Consumer Directed Services
... 12-2; Effective April 6, 2012     13100 Overview of the Consumer Directed Services Option Revision 10-0; Effective June 1, 2010     ... option by reviewing the following Department of Aging and Disability (DADS) forms with the individual: Form 1581 , ...

5.12.1 Supported Employment (SE) Services Overview
... then train" model, which is a two-part process: place a consumer with the most significant disabilities in a ... that particular job. For consumers to be eligible for SE services, they must meet the DARS definition of most significant disability as determined by the VRC. Consumers must have ...

Section 3000, Direct Services Agency (DSA)
... who receive Community Living Assistance and Support Services (CLASS) program services and Community First Choice ... or legally authorized representative (LAR) using the Consumer Directed Services (CDS) option. For a complete list ... to be ineffective; completing Form 8578 , Intellectual Disability/Related Condition (ID/RC) Assessment, submitting ...

Information for Employers
... Job Preview Videos The Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services (DADS) has developed two 20-minute realistic job ... support. Lowered employee and employer morale, and lower consumer satisfaction. References Annie E. Casey Foundation. ...

Form 8665, Person-Directed Plan
... individual to participate in the Home and Community-based Services (HCS) Program, Texas Home Living (TxHmL) Program, ... services/habilitation (PAS/HAB) or respite services. If Consumer Directed Services (CDS) is chosen, enter the date ... 8647, Service Coordination Assessment – Intellectual Disability Services, for the individual. Once Form 8647 has ...

5.12.2 Supported Employment (SE) Definitions
... Assessment (SEA); Benchmark 1B: Supported Employment Services Plan (SESP) Part 1; Benchmark 2: Job Placement and ... discovery process entails collecting information about the consumer through interviews and observations of his or her ... available through the Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services (DADS) or Texas Deoartment of State ...

Chapter 3: Service Delivery
... 19-0; Effective March 1, 2019   Required and optional services must be addressed in the grant work plan goals, ... accessible transportation; and other support services; consumer information programs on rehabilitation and IL ... national origin, race, religion or type of significant disability of the person applying for services, or any state ...

Section 3000, Eligibility for Services
... Effective March 15, 2017     3110 Eligibility for CCAD Services Revision 17-1; Effective March 15, 2017   40 Texas ... if it is: (I) specially equipped to enable a person with a disability to drive, or (II) essential to the employment or ... Guide Form 2307 , Rights and Responsibilities Form 1584 , Consumer Participation Choice The case worker must contact ...

Section 2000, Service Coordination
... (SC) to each enrolling Home and Community-based Services (HCS) applicant and HCS participant. The LA must ... and needs, including the individual's desire to use the Consumer Directed Services (CDS) option. The preferences and ... Rights and Services at the Department of Aging and Disability Services (DADS). The SC maintains the following ...

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