Developmental Disability Services

Information about developmental disability services.

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Developmental Disability Services

  • Individual and family needs assessments ID Services 
  • Assistance finding, funding and utilizing services such as speech, occupational and physical therapies
  • Assistance accessing and maintaining entitlements such as social security and Medicaid
  • Education for parents of children with developmental disabilities
  • In-home training and personal care assistance
  • Respite care
  • Assisted and supervised living including group homes and apartments
  • Day programs for adults including placement in jobs, work crews, sheltered workshops and pre-vocational programs

See also,  PIE, a program that provides developmental disability services for children, and  A Parent's Guide to Services: Securing a Future for Your Child With Disabilities

Services are available to residents of the City of Alexandria. Adults with a diagnosis of developmental disability, or infants, toddlers and children whose development is slower than expected are eligible for services. To schedule an appointment, call 703.746.3400 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, and ask to speak with an intake worker.