OPWDD Family Support Services

Other family support services are directed at parents, siblings, and other relatives to assist in enhancing a family’s capacity to continue caring for a family member with a developmental disability living at home. Examples include: assistance with respite reimbursement, adaptive equipment and behavioral services.

Family Reimbursement - Provides for the possibility of purchasing services and goods that are not funded through any other sources as long as prior approval has been obtained and the goods and services have been deemed appropriate to meet the needs of the person being served.