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DDS Waiting List Meeting

Event date: 3/26/2020 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Export event

DDS Waiting List Meeting, Thursday, March 26 at 1:30 pm at Sequoya Memorial Office Building (2400 N Lincoln Blvd, OKC) in Room C47 (basement)

You’re invited to a meeting for families who have a loved ones on the DDS Waiting List. DDS (Developmental Disabilities Service) is under DHS and offers assistance to individuals with developmental disabilities to be able to live in the community and stay with their family. DDS waivers offers job training, skill building and health and medical care. This Waiting List continues to grow (more than 7,700) with no hope of any help coming to these fragile families. The WAIT is over 12 years long with no sight of it ending. 
For those attending the meeting, you will receive a breakdown of the DDS Waiting List. You will see what services are being utilized during the waiting, the length of time waiting and the number of individuals in each county, waiting!