Developmental Disabilities Basic Support and Advocacy Grants

To enable individuals with developmental disabilities to become independent, productive, integrated and included into their communities.

Funding under these programs is to assist States in the development of a plan for a comprehensive and coordinated system of services and other activities to
enhance the lives of individuals with developmental disabilities and their families to their maximum potential, and to support a system which protects the legal and human rights of individuals with developmental disabilities.

Agency - Department of Health and Human Services

The Department of Health and Human Services is the Federal government's principal agency for protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services, especially to those who are least able to help themselves.

Office - Contact the Regional Administrator, Department of Health and Human Services, Regional Offices.

(See Appendix IV of the Catalog for list of addresses.)