Life-Skills, Inc has received the expanded Visitation Policy for DDS Residential Programs to allow for outdoor and off-site visitation during the COVID -19 pandemic while adhering to recommended Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) guidelines. The guidelines are currently being reviewed, and
Here is an update from DDS Commissioner Jane F. Ryder for individuals and families regarding the efforts of re-opening DDS Day Programs:  
Here is a message from DDS Commissioner Jane Ryder regarding the  DDS Outdoor Visitation Guidance  (with link to Visitation Policy for Residential Programs below): To the DDS Community – In March, DDS stopped all visitation to our group homes and facilities in response to the COVID -19 crisis.  This very