DD Waiver

What is a DD Waiver?

This waiver program helps eligible New Mexicans live in their homes and communities by allowing them to choose from a menu of services and supports.

The Developmental Disabilities Waiver (DD Waiver) serves individuals with an intellectual disability or specific related conditions and developmental disabilities that occur before the age of 22. Services provided through the DD Waiver are case management, personal care, residential and day habilitation, supported employment, community access, environmental modification, behavior support consultation, non-medical transportation, nutritional counseling, personal plan facilitation, tier III crisis support, goods and services, private duty nursing and dental care as well as physical, speech and occupational therapies. The New Mexico Department of Health, Developmental Disabilities Supports Division (DOH/DDSD) administers the DD Waiver.

New Mexico Human Services Department – DD Waiver Information

DD Waiver Tipsheet