DSS: Latest News

Latest News
Friday, July 31, 2015
Notice of Intent to Amend the Acquired Brain Injury and Acquired Brain Injury II Medicaid Waivers
  The Department of Social Services intends to amend the Acquired Brain Injury Waiver to modify the service definitions of Cognitive Behavioral Services and the Prevocational Service. The Department proposes to amend ABI Waiver II to modify the service definition of Cognitive Behavioral Services.

Monday, June 01, 2015
Gov. Malloy Announces $3 Million in Nursing Home ‘Rebalancing’ Grants; Second Round of Funding Promotes Choice in Long-Term Care System
  For full information on the Connecticut’s Strategic Plan to Rebalance Long-Term Services and Supports, please visit www.ct.gov/dss/rebal.

Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Update on Complex Rehabilitative Technology
  Please click on above link for updated information payment policies for certain medical equipment under the Connecticut Medical Assistance Program.

Friday, January 02, 2015
Gov. Malloy: State to Expand Employment and Social Services to Veterans and Their Families
  Governor Dannel P. Malloy today announced that a pilot program connecting Waterbury-area veterans, military service members and their families with state employment and social services will be expanded to the Bridgeport area next month.

Saturday, December 13, 2014
Gov. Malloy Re-Appoints Roderick Bremby as Commissioner of the Department of Social Services
  Governor Dannel P. Malloy today announced that he intends to re-appoint Roderick L. Bremby as Commissioner of the Department of Social Services (DSS) when his second term in office begins on January 7, 2015.

Saturday, October 25, 2014
Medicaid Plan to Cover Autism Services
  At a meeting of the Autism Spectrum Disorder Council on October 22, 2014, the Department of Social Services and the Department of Developmental Services presented an initial draft plan to provide Medicaid coverage for the treatment of Autism Spectrum Disorders for children and young adults under the age of 21. The initial draft plan is available and public comment is encouraged. Comments and feedback on the plan can by submitted via e-mail to: william.halsey@ct.gov. Please click above to go to an information package on this subject.


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