Developmental Disabilities Administration

Latest News

  • The Roads to Community Living, Money Follows the Person grant captures how Assistive Technology Transforms Lives!
  • Assistive Technology changes the way we work! ¬†Check out this video to learn more.
  • Watch how Assistive Technology helps a Seattle artist! This video was also showcased at last month's Assistive Technology Conference in Spokane. This work is made possible through Money Follows the Person grant--Roads to Community Living Program.
  • The Individual and Family Services Waiver (IFS) is now enrolling! ¬†Assistant Secretary of DDA Evelyn Perez explains what IFS is in this short YouTube clip.

What We Do

The DDA Mission: Transforming lives by providing support and fostering partnerships that empower people to live the lives they want. Read more about DDA strategic objectives.

People with developmental disabilities and their families are valued citizens of the state of Washington. The Developmental Disabilities Administration strives to develop and implement public policies that will promote individual worth, self-respect, and dignity such that each individual is valued as a contributing member of the community.

The Residential and County Guidelines documents were used as the basis to create this single Developmental Disabilities Guiding Values document.

2016 DDA Caseload and Cost Report.

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