Adult Services for Coloradans with Intellectual and Other Developmental Disabilities (IDDs)

This five-part vodcast (video) and podcast (audio) series provides information on the services and supports available to adults in Colorado with Intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD).

Watch the videos below for the vodcast series or scroll down to the bottom of the page to listen to the podcast series. Podcasts are also available Spreaker, ItunesiHeartRadio, or Spotify

Background: New to Colorado’s adult service delivery system? This episode offers an overview of Colorado’s adult service delivery system, as well as information on eligibility criteria and access to community supports and services.

Waivers: Learn what a waiver is and about the Developmental Disability (DD) Waiver; Supported Living Services (SLS) Waiver; Elderly, Blind and Disabled (EBD) Waiver, as well as other waivers that may support Colorado adults with IDDs.

Day and employment services: Learn about adult day program and employment options for Colorado citizens with IDDs.

Residential options: Learn about residential options available to Coloradans with IDDs through the DD, SLS, and EBD Waivers, as well as options if you are not eligible for those waivers.

Family Caregiver Option: Get a service delivery model overview of the Family Caregiver Option as well as some of its pros and cons.