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DDS Autism Waiver Program Open Enrollment Period

DDS Autism Waiver Open Enrollment

September 17, 2018

The Autism Waiver Program will be accepting new application requests for families interested in the program between the dates of October 17, 2018 and October 31, 2018. This is a program for low-income children, under the age of 9, who meet both the clinical and financial eligibility that includes having/obtaining MassHealth Standard Insurance.

If you submitted an application last year, but are not currently enrolled in the Autism Waiver Program, you need to resubmit an application for 2018. 

This is a program to provide intensive in-home services and supports for children with autism.

Eligibility requirements include:

1. Confirmed diagnosis of autism

2. Child under age 9

3. Resident of Massachusetts

4. Level of care needed

5. MassHealth Standard based on Family Income


For more information about this program and the eligibility requirements visit