- be 18 years or older; and,
- be domiciled in Massachusetts, which generally means residing and intending to remain in Massachusetts permanently or for an indefinitely period; and,
- have intellectual disability * as defined in DDS regulations, 115 CMR 2.00 Definitions (eff. Dec 2012) .
*Intellectual disability is synonymous in definition with mental retardation.
This information is provided by the Department of Developmental Services.