Imagine! Funding Programs

 

Waiver/Program Name

Ages Served

Diagnosis

(I/DD = Intellectual/Developmental Disability)

Must have Medicaid?

Is there a Wait List?

General Information

ASD: Autism Spectrum Disorder Program

3-26; age out on 26th birthday

Medical Diagnosis of Autism No Call to Inquire Grant funded for Boulder County residents; 15 per year; 3 year program; must apply through website and not have IDD diagnosis. Variety of services available.  Wait List for Broomfield county.
Broomfield SLS: Broomfield Supported Living Services 18+ I/DD No Yes Limited funding available; runs on a Calendar year; funding dependent on available county dollars. Variety of services available.
CCT: Colorado Choice Transititions 18+ I/DD Yes No For consumers in the nursing home/regional center who want to move out into the community; lasts 1 year.  After the year is over, they transition to the DD waiver. Variety of services available including residential.
CES: Children's Extensive Services 0-18; age out on 18th birthday I/DD Yes No Must meet night time and day time intervention criteria; a variety of services available; must be redetermined eligible yearly.
C-HCBS : Children's Home and Community Based Services 0-18; age out on 18th birthday Any diagnosis Yes No Must be medically fragile and meet nursing facility or hospital level of care; the only services available are Case Management and IHHS.
CWA: Children with Autism 0-6; age out on 6th birthday Autism Yes Yes Must have an adaptive behavior composite score and a medical diagnosis of Autism; the only service available is behavioral services.
DD: Developmental Disabilities  18+ I/DD Yes Yes; put on WL at age 14 Must require access to 24/7 services. Variety of services available including residential.
EI: Early Intervention 0-3; age out on 3rd birthday Any diagnosis No No Provides children birth -3 with therapy and resources in the family home/day care.
FSSP: Family Services and Supports Program 3+ I/DD No No For consumers on a wait list or waiting for a waiver; must live with family; Grant funds available- pay to vendor or pay to family. Variety of services available.
OBRA: Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act 18+ I/DD Yes No For consumers who must remain in the nursing home but are looking for community involvement;  the only service available is Supported Community Connections (day program). 
SLS:  Supported Living Services Waiver 18 + I/DD Yes No; put on WL at age 14 Must live independently or with family/friends; a variety of services available.
State SLS: State Supported Living Services 18+ I/DD No Yes Limited funding available; runs on a July 1-June 30th Fiscal year; funding dependent on available state dollars. Variety of services available.
           

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