Listings in DDD Approved Providers
Eligibility for Services (Source: nj.gov)
To receive services funded through the New Jersey Department of Human Services’ Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD), an individual must:
- apply and be determined to meet the functional criteria of having a developmental disability (see Division Circular 3 or NJSA 30:6D-25(b) and NJAC 10:46)
- be Medicaid eligible and maintain Medicaid eligibility
- establish that New Jersey is the applicant's primary residence at the time of application
In general, to meet the functional criteria of having a developmental disability, an individual must document that they have a chronic physical and/or intellectual disability that:
- manifests in the developmental years, before age 22, and
- is lifelong in nature, and
- substantially limits the individual in at least three of these areas of life activity: self-care; learning; mobility; communication; self-direction; economic self-sufficiency; and the ability to live independently.
An individual must be 18 years of age or older to be evaluated by DDD for functional eligibility for services.
An individual must be 21 years of age or older and be Medicaid eligible to receive services from DDD.
The Arc of Essex County provides comprehensive services and supports to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families ensuring a lifetime of achievement with dignity and full partnership in the community.
50-58 Burnett Street, Maplewood, NJ 07040, Essex
Maplewood, New Jersey 07040
FYZICAL Therapy & Balance Centers offer physical therapy services including fitness, balance, strength, flexibility, and overall well-being.
132 Westfield Avenue
Clark, New Jersey 07066
Ark Homecare, Inc. is a home health care provider in South Plainfield, New Jersey and its surrounding counties of Essex, Bergen, Passaic, Middlesex, Union, and Somerset.
295 Durham Ave
South Plainfield, New Jersey 07080
Founded in September of 2001, Camp Acorn serves children and adults with developmental disabilities through year-round enrichment programs.
210 River Vale Road
River Vale, New Jersey 07675
Intensive Therapeutics, Inc. offers individual and group therapy programs for children with special needs.
274 South Avenue
Fanwood, New Jersey 07023
in Day Camps, Job Coaching for Adults, Social Skills Training, Social Skills - Ages 3 - 5, Social Skills Groups - Ages 6 - 9, Social Skills Groups - Ages 10 - 12, Speech and Language Therapy, Social Skills Groups - Ages 13 - 15, Social Skills Groups - Ages 15+, Transition Residence, Social Skills Groups - All Ages, DDD Approved Provider
Helping you reach new heights! Year round programs and services (including summer) for toddlers, pre-schoolers, school aged children, teens, and adults!!
111 Galway Place
Teaneck, New Jersey 07666-3640
Community Options, Enterprises, Inc. (COE) was established to develop and operate entrepreneurial businesses that successfully integrate people with disabilities into the workforce.
2230 Camplain Road
Hillsborough, New Jersey 08844
Intensive Therapeutics is a 501 (c) (3), non-profit, charitable organization that provides group and individual, occupational therapy services to children with special needs.
31 Fairfield Avenue
West Caldwell, New Jersey 07006