DD Waiver

Persons with Developmental Disabilities Waiver (DD)

Ages 18 and older

Allows adults (18 and older) with an intellectual or developmental disability to continue living in a community setting while accessing services and supports that are available 24-hours a day, seven days a week. 



Qualifying for DD Medicaid Waiver services

  • Must be 18 years old or older
  • Require access to services and supports 24 hours a day
  • Have been determined to have a developmental disability before the age of 22
  • Have a disability as defined by the Social Security Administration (SSA)
  • Meet financial determination requirements for long-term care Medicaid as determined by your local Department of Human Services (DHS)


Available DD Waiver Services
Behavioral Services
Day Habilitation (Specialized Habilitation; Supported Community Connections)
Dental Services
Home Delivered Meals
Non-medical Transportation
Peer Mentorship
Prevocational Services
Residential Habilitation Services (24-hour individual or group)
Specialized Medical Equipment and Supplies
Supported Employment
Transition Set Up
Vision Services

Visit the Colorado Department of Health Care Policy & Financing website for the most up-to-date information on the DD Waiver.

Need to contact our Intake and Enrollment Team?

To learn more about eligibility for any of the programs and services offered at Foothills Gateway, Inc., please contact us at intaketeam@foothillsgateway.org.