Directory of Developmental Disabilities Service Provider Agencies

data.ny.gov | Last Updated 19 Mar 2021

The dataset contains the address and phone number information for Voluntary Sector providers of the following OPWDD supports and services: INTERMEDIATE CARE FACILITIES (ICF); INDIVIDUAL RESIDENTIAL ALTERNATIVE (IRA); FAMILY CARE; SELF-DIRECTION SERVICES; INDIVIDUAL SUPPORT SERVICES (ISS); DAY HABILITATION; PREVOCATIONAL; SUPPORTED EMPLOYMENT ENROLLMENTS; COMMUNITY HABILITATION; FAMILY SUPPORT SERVICES; DEVELOPMENTAL CENTERS AND SPECIAL POPULATION SERVICES.

Tags: opwdd, office for people with developmental disabilities, residential supports, day services, supported employment

This dataset has the following 22 columns:

Column NameAPI Column NameData TypeDescriptionSample Values
Developmental Disability Services Officedevelopmental_disability_services_officetextName of the Developmental Disability Service Office(DDSO) area in which a Service provider’s main office is located. A DDSO is a sub-unit of an OPWDD regional/state operations office. Services may be delivered in the same or different DDSO than the DDSO of the service providers main address listed.
Service Provider Agencyservice_providertextService provider main office agency name
Street Addressstreet_addresstextService provider main office agency address
Street Address Line 2street_address_line_2textService provider agency main office address (second line)
CitycitytextService provider agency main office city
StatestatetextService provider agency main office state
Zip Codezip_codenumberService provider agency main office zip code
PhonephonetextService provider agency main office zip code
CountycountytextService provider agency main office county. Services offered may be delivered in the same or different county (or counties) than the county of the service provider agency main address listed. The county is not necessarily that of the DDSO.
Website UrlurlurlService provider agency World Wide Web Universal Resource Locator address (URL).
Intermediate Care Facilities (ICFs)intermediate_care_facilities_icf_stextICFs serve individuals who are unable to care for their own basic needs, require heightened supervision and structure, support and resources The service provider offers services of this type (Y if yes, N if no) based on current enrollments.
Individual Residential Alternative (IRA)individual_residential_alternative_iratextAn Individualized Residential Alternative (IRA) is a type of community residence that provides room, board and individualized service options. Service provider offers services of this type (Y if yes, N if no) based on current enrollments.
Family Carefamily_caretextOPWDD’s Family Care program provides community-based residential housing in certified private homes for individuals with developmental disabilities. Service provider offers services of this type (Y if yes, N if no) based on current enrollments.
Self-Direction Servicesself_direction_servicestextSelf-direction of services allows participants to have the responsibility for managing all aspects of service delivery. Self-direction of services with the exercise of employer authority, budget authority or both is the ultimate control that can be undertaken. Service provider offers services of this type (Y if yes, N if no) based on current enrollments. Service providers that offer self-direction employer authority only for community habilitation, supported employment, or respite are not included in this list.
Individual Support Services (ISSs)individual_support_services_isstextIndividual Supports Services (ISS) assists adults with developmental disabilities who wish to live independently by providing funds to pay for housing costs, and on a limited basis, for such things as food, transportation and clothing. Service provider offers services of this type (Y if yes, N if no) based on current enrollments.
Day Habilitationday_habilitationtextDay Habilitation services can assist individuals to acquire, retain or improve self-help, socialization and adaptive skills, including communication, travel and other areas in adult education. Service provider offers services of this type (Y if yes, N if no) based on current enrollments.
PrevocationalprevocationaltextPrevocational services assist individuals who are interested in employment but whose skills are such that they may not expect to obtain competitive employment within the next year. Service provider offers services of this type (Y if yes, N if no) based on current enrollments.
Supported Employment Enrollmentssupported_employment_enrollmentstextSupported Employment (SEMP) offers supports for individuals who are seeking competitive employment. Service provider offers services of this type (Y if yes, N if no) based on current enrollments.
Community Habilitationcommunity_habilitationtextCommunity habilitation helps individuals with developmental disabilities that live independently or at home with family to learn and experience community based activities. Service provider offers services of this type (Y if yes, N if no) based on current enrollments.
Family Support Servicesfamily_support_servicestextFamily support services help an individual with developmental disabilities by supporting his or her family to care for him or her in the family home. Service provider offers services of this type (Y if yes, N if no) based on current enrollments.
Developmental Centers And Special Population Servicesdevelopmental_centers_and_special_population_servicestextCampus‐Based, Developmental Treatment Services (ICF/DC) settings are intended primarily for short-term interventions prior to returning to the community. They house individuals with major behavioral challenges and other highly intensive needs. Service provider offers services of this type (Y if yes, N if no) based on current enrollments.
Location 1location_1locationOpen Data/Socrata-generated location data column. This column is used to provide Latitude and Longitude coordinates for creating a map of the data set.