OCDD HCBS Documents for Public Review and/or Comment

OCDD is committed to engaging stakeholders throughout the process of amending and or renewing our waiver applications. Information available for public comment can be viewed here and any comments and/or input can be sent to ocdd-hcbs@la.gov


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Children's Choice Waiver (CC)




New Opportunities Waiver (NOW)

Application for 1915(c) HCBS Waiver: Draft (LA.007.04.00)

The Department of Health (LDH) intends to submit New Opportunities Waiver (NOW) Renewal to Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).  Implementation of the provisions of this proposed waiver Renewal is contingent upon CMS approval.

The entire draft application will be posted for public Comment from 7.21.2021 until 08.20.2021. Click "here" to see the application.

Interested persons may submit written comments to the Office for Citizens with Developmental Disabilities, P.O. Box 3117 (Bin 21), Baton Rouge, LA 70821-3117, attention New Opportunities Waiver Program Manager, or by email to ocdd-hcbs@la.gov.  A hard copy of the application is available for viewing at the Human Services District / Authority (HSD/A) in your region which can be found at  http://new.dhh.louisiana.gov/index.cfm/page/134 or by calling 866-783-5553. The deadline for receipt of all written comments is 08.20.2021 by 4:30 p.m.



Residential Options Waiver (ROW)




Supports Waiver (SW)



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