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Who is eligible for the Self-Determination Program?

Who is eligible for the Self-Determination Program?

Published: Mar. 4, 2022Updated: Mar. 17, 2022

  • Those who have a developmental disability and receive services from a Regional Center (children who are enrolled in the Early Start Program are not eligible).
  • People who live at home or in the community (those who live in care facilities are not eligible, unless they are planning to move out of the facility).
  • Those who agree to participate in an orientation, work with a financial management services agency, and manage the program’s services within their budget.

For more information, check out our article Self-Determination 101.

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