Intermediate Care Facility

Age 18 & Up

An Intermediate Care Facility for Individuals with Intellectual Disability (ICF/IID) is a residential facility that is certified by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) to provide habilitative, therapeutic and specialized support services to persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Case Management Agencies assist with referrals to ICFs.

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

To qualify:

  1. Be 18 years or older 
  2. Have a developmental disability
  3. Require services and supports 24 hours a day that are unavailable to be provided through the Developmental Disabilities (DD) Waiver
  4. Meet the functional and level of care requirements which are determined through a designated assessment process. 
  5. Meet financial determination requirements as outlined in the Colorado Code of Regulations and as determined by your local Department of Human Services.

Services & Supports

  • Behavioral Services
  • Day Habilitation Services
  • Dental Services
  • Non-Medical Transportation
  • Prevocational Services
  • Residential Habilitation Services
  • Specialized Medical Equipment and Supplies
  • Supported Employment
  • Transition Set Up
  • Vision Services

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