Tri-County Services

IDD Residential Options


Housing for those with intellectual and developmental disabilities.


Home and Community-Based Services (HCS) »

The HCS program provides individualized services and supports to persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities within a small group home setting based on approved need.  

 

Intermediate Care Facility (ICF/IID) »

The Intermediate Care Facilities for Individuals with an Intellectual Disability (ICF/IID) program is a community-basedresidential service option provided in homes with six or fewer individuals. This ICF/IID program provides similar services provided in an HCS residential home. The services include staff available to assist individuals with identified needs, access to medical care, the opportunity to attend Day Habilitation or similar programs, and participation in community activities.

If you choose to access the ICF/IID residential option, you are able to keep your current placement on interest lists for home and community-based waiver services, such as HCS, Texas Home Living, Community Living Assistance and Support Services, and Deaf Blind with Multiple Disabilities programs.

For information about the ICF/IID program, please visit: http://www.dads.state.tx.us/services/intellectual/getservices.html. Information at http://www.dads.state.tx.us/providers/icf/search/index.cfmallows you to search ICFs/IID homes with vacancies by county, city or zip code. It also lists any special services or areas of expertise.

If you are interested in this residential option, contact us at 1-800-550-8408. We will assist you in applying for the service. The application process for admission to an ICF/IID involves sharing an individual’s diagnosis and medical and support needs with ICF/IID providers to ensure they have the appropriate services and resources to best meet an individual’s needs.