CCS has applied to the State of Vermont to be re-designated as a Specialized Service Agency, providing developmental disability services to individuals and families in northern Vermont. The Vermont Department of Disabilities, Aging and Independent Living (DAIL) invites public comment during a 14-day period (July 29 through August 12, 2020).

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NOTIFICATION OF PERIOD OF PUBLIC COMMENT:

Pursuant to 18 V.S.A. §8907 and the Administrative Rule on Agency Designation, the Vermont Department of Disabilities, Aging and Independent Living (DAIL) is providing notice to the public of the application of Champlain Community Services, Inc., to be re-designated a Specialized Service Agency. A 14-day period of public comment is provided for DAIL to gather information to decide whether or not the State of Vermont will contract directly with Champlain Community Services to provide developmental disability services to individuals and families in northern Vermont. Comments from consumers, parents, family members and other concerned citizens about your experiences with Champlain Community Services are welcomed.

Public comments will be accepted from July 29, 2020 until the close of business on August 12, 2020. In particular, DAIL is interested to know: 

  • About the strengths and needs related to Champlain Community Services 
  • If Champlain Community Services works well with other agencies in the community 
  • If people get the kinds of services they need and in a timely manner 
  • Your recommendations for improvement 

Please send written comments or contact us by phone no later than August 12, 2020. 

Mail: 
 
Department of Disabilities, Aging and Independent Living
Attention: Ellen Booth
Developmental Disabilities Services Division
280 State Drive, HC 2 South
Waterbury VT 05671-2030

 

Phone: 

802-241-0281