Happy “Direct Support Professionals Week”, and how fortunate we are to have such a devoted group of professionals who are dedicating their lives to providing the best support and highest quality of care possible to the intellectually and developmentally disabled individuals we serve. Throughout this unprecedented time, you have all continued to
*New COVID-19 Travel Orders* – https://www.mass.gov/info-details/covid-19-travel-order Effective August 1, 2020, all visitors and returning residents entering Massachusetts must follow new travel orders.  The Commonwealth has made great progress to slow the spread of COVID-19 and gradually re-open the economy, and all visitors have a responsibility to help keep transmission levels as
A message from Commissioner Jane F. Ryder regarding updated DDS Visitation Guidance for residential programs, and Off-Site Attestation Form: Forms: Updated Visitation Guidance Off-Site Attestation Form Thanks to the extraordinary efforts of our residential staff, families, and the individuals we support, DDS continues to see a decline in new positive