Children’s Habilitation Residential Program Waiver

Birth - 20 yrs.

The Children’s Habilitation Residential Program Waiver offers services for youth under 20 years old with a developmental or intellectual disability and very high needs.

Childrens Habilitation Residential Program Waiver

Visit the Colorado Department of Health Care Policy & Financing website for the most current information about the CHRP Waiver.

To qualify, your child..

  1. Needs to be less than 20 years of age
  2. Have been determined to have a developmental disability which includes developmental delay if under five years of age;
  3. Meet the intermediate care facility for people with developmental disabilities level of care as outlined in state and federal regulations;
  4. Have intensive behavioral or medical support needs that put them at risk or in need of out-of-home placement.

*For more information about Supports, please visit our Helpful Tools section.

Services & Supports

  • Community Connector Services
  • Habilitation Services, which can include:
    • Cognitive Services
    • Communication Services
    • Emergency Assistance Training
    • Independent Living Training
    • Personal Care Services
    • Self-Advocacy Training
    • Supervision Services
    • Travel Services
  • Hippotherapy
  • Intensive Support Services
  • Massage
  • Movement Therapy
  • Respite Services
  • Transition Support Services

* Services are not billed separately but under the habilitation services covered and are part of residential services

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