Developmental Disabilities Administration

Latest News

  • The Public Comment period on the Draft Renewals for Basic Plus, Core, Community Protection or Children’s Intensive In-Home Behavioral Support Waivers is February 17th, 2017 through March 20th, 2017.
  • 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.

Can We Help You?