Web Site:

www.mass.gov/dds

Organization Chart

Mission:

The Department of Developmental Services is dedicated to creating, in partnership with others, innovative and genuine opportunities for individuals with intellectual disabilities to fully and meaningfully participate in, and contribute to, their communities as valued members.

Governing Laws:

Statutes

MGL C. 19B S. 1-18
Department of Developmental Services
MGL C. 123B S. 1-17
Mental Retardation
MGL C. 6A S. 16F
Family Support Act

Regulations

11 CMR
Department of Developmental Services