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December 17, 2020

DDS Covid-19 Update

To:              DDS Families

From:         Commissioner Jane F. Ryder

Date:           December 17, 2020

Subject:  Covid-19 Update

Dear DDS Community:

As always, let me start by saying thank you. 

You have shown commitment, creativity, and patience since last March. We are in the midst of a second surge and you are again demonstrating your resilience during these difficult winter months.  

September 18, 2020
www.mass.gov/DDS

Autism Waiver Open Interest Period 2020

The opportunity to apply for this waiver through an open request period will be held from October 17-31, 2020
June 24, 2020

DDS Day Programming Update

To: DDS Individuals and Families

From: Commissioner Jane F. Ryder

Date: June 24, 2020

Subject: DDS Day Program Reopening Efforts

 

May 22, 2020

DDS Update to Individuals and Families

To: DDS Individuals and Families
From: Commissioner Jane F. Ryder
Date: 5/22/2020
Subject: Coronavirus Update for Individuals and Families

Dear DDS Community:
 

Much has happened in the weeks since my last message. I’d like to provide an update on the Department of Developmental Services (DDS) response to COVID-19 as of Friday, May 22.

March 16, 2020
Department of Developmental Services

COVID-19 guidance and information for DDS individuals and families

Dear DDS Community:

I’d like to provide an update on the Department of Developmental Services (DDS) response to COVID-19.  As you know, Governor Baker has declared a State of Emergency and DDS is taking all necessary precautions and actions to protect your loved ones – their health and safety is our top priority.