Maryland's Home and Community Based Waiver for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder provides services to 900 residents throughout the state. The Autism Waiver, or Medicaid Waiver as it is also known, is overseen by the Maryland State Department of Education and provide for the following services for participants:
- Residential Habilitation Services,
- Therapeutic Integration,
- Intensive Individual Support Services (IISS),
- Respite Care,
- Family Training,
- Environmental Accessibility Adaptations, and
- Adult Life Planning Services.
Providers of the services under the Waiver have to pass a rigorous certification process as well as attend yearly training. Breakthrough Developmental Services is a Maryland Waiver Provider for IISS, Respite, and Family Training Services. To provide you with more information about the Waiver services we provide, you may click on the link of the service name.
To add your child's name to the Autism Waiver Registry, call 1-866-417-3480.