Welcome to the Division of Developmental Disabilities (DD).
If you, or someone you represent, receive services from the Division or you are interested in receiving services, please select the section for participants.
The Division determines eligibility for developmental disabilities (DD) services, provides service coordination for eligible individuals, determines eligibility for DD Medicaid Waivers, and monitors and pays providers of home and community-based DD services.
Collaboration Announcement - Information about the partnership between DD and Nebraska VR.
DD PowerPoint: LB895 Public Hearing - Information presented on May 9, 2017 regarding LB895.
DD Service Directory - Full service descriptions including definitions, limits, frequency, duration, provider types, and provider qualifications for DD services under the submitted HCBS Waivers. En Español aquí.
DHHS Home and Community-Based Services Stakeholder Update
Visit our webpage dedicated to stakeholder communication.
HCBS State Transition Plan - Webpage all about the Medicaid State Transition Plan.
Regulation Drafts for Public Comment
The Division is in the process of writing new regulations.
For more information on the process and how you can be involved, please see the public comment page.
DD Rate Reform
The Division is working to assess and improve Nebraska's current Medicaid Waiver rate structure to ensure appropriate reimbursement. Information can be found on our rate reform page
. This page will continue to be updated as the process continues and we want to ensure that you, our stakeholders, have the most recent information.
National Core Indicators (NCI)
We want to improve services in Nebraska. Nebraska is participating in a National Core Indicators (NCI) project survey that assesses the quality of life for adults receiving services from the Division. We encourage you to check our our NCI website, hosted by Monroe-Meyer Institute. Your opinions and feedback can help!
NCI surveyors may be
contacting you to participate in the survey. More details are available on these FAQs.
If you are an adult receiving DD services, or someone in your family receives DD services, read our announcement to find out more!