Intellectual Disabilities Waiver  (Since 1981)

To provide service to individuals that would 

otherwise require the level of care available 

in an intermediate care facility for 

Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities 


What are the services


Residential Habilitation Training Services

Supported Living Services

Day Habilitation Services– Level 1-4

 Day Habilitation Services with 

 Transportation – Level 1-4

 Community Day Habilitation – Level 1-4

Community Day Habilitation with 

Transportation – Level 1-4

 Prevocational Services

 Supported Employment Services

 Individual Assessment/Discovery

 Individual Job Coach

 Individual Job Developer

 Occupational Therapy Services

 Speech and Language Therapy Services

 Physical Therapy Services

 Positive Behavior Support Services-



 In-Home Respite Care 

 Out-of-Home Respite Care

 Personal Care Services

 Personal Care on Worksite Services

 Personal Care Transportation Services

 Environmental Accessibility Adaptations Services

 Assistive Technology

 Specialized Medical Supplies Services

 Skilled Nursing Services

 Adult Companion Services

 Crisis Intervention Services

 Benefits Counseling Services

 Benefits Reporting Assistance Services

 Community Experience Services

 Housing Stabilization Services

 Individual Directed Goods and Services

 Supported Employment Transportation Services

 Personal Emergency Response System Services

Remote Supports

What groups can be eligible for this waiver? 

  •  Individuals receiving SSI 
  • SSI related protected groups deemed to be eligible for SSI / Medicaid 
  •  Special HCBS waiver disabled individuals whose income is not greater than 300% of the SSI Federal Benefit Rate 
  •  Low Income Families with Children  Federal or State Adoption Subsidy Individuals

 Who provides Case Management? 

Alabama Department of Mental Health