Special needs planning resources
DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY HEALTH PROGRAMS
The Department of Community Health (DCH) provides Medicaid benefits to eligible children through the TEFRA/Katie Beckett Medicaid program under §134 of the Tax Equity and Fiscal Responsibility Act (TEFRA) of 1982 (P.L. 97-248). The following links provide information on these benefits.
New Options Waiver (NOW) and the Comprehensive Supports Waiver Program (COMP) offer home- and community-based services for people with a developmental or intellectual disability who qualify. The links below provide more information:
Below is information and rules for the Special Needs Scholarship Program:
Special Needs Alliance
Resources found within the Cobb County School District Special Education Parent Mentor website are for informational purposes only. The resources contained here are not associated with, affliated with or sponsored by the Cobb County School District. CCSD makes no recommendations about the validity or usefulness of any agencies listed herein.