CLASS believes everyone deserves the opportunity to live a rewarding, fulfilling, and meaningful life, and that having a developmental disability does not diminish the desire or right to pursue this dream, it simply makes the journey more challenging.Read More
Assisting Individuals with Disabilities Along Life’s Journey
For individuals who currently receive CLASS services, you can expect to see your case manager at least once per month. CLASS case managers strive to meet with individuals who receive CLASS services in each area of services received by the individual.
If you are not currently eligible to receive CLASS services because you were placed on the state-wide waiting list, a CLASS case manager will assist you in determining your case management support needs on an individual basis.
Your services may change depending on which services you choose to self-direct, and varies between individuals. No matter which services you choose to self-direct, your case management services will not change. If you have questions about Financial Management Services, contact your case manager or Chris Dial at 620-231-3131 or 800.479.0259 (toll free).
Generally, adult (over 18) individuals who are eligible to receive services through their KanCare medical card are eligible for Financial Management Services. The Community Developmental Disability (CDDO) of Southeast Kansas, which works with CLASS, determines eligibility for Financial Management Services on a case-by-case basis.
A Person-Centered Plan (PCP) is a plan developed by the individual, their family/guardian, friends, support staff, and others that will establish goals for the future. The team gathers assessment information to recommend training areas to improve the skills and knowledge that are necessary to work toward the desired outcomes of the individual’s preferred lifestyle.
Yes, CLASS offers scheduled transportation routes to and from our service center locations. There is no fee for this service if you live within a 10-mile radius of the service center.