Day Habilitation

Day Habilitation provide opportunities to individuals with developmental disabilities to develop personal competencies and become fully included within the community in which they reside.


Support individuals in developing independence in a variety of areas, including social, communication, health, self-help, vocational, and self-advocacy.

Develop skills through participation in a variety of community-based activities that may include: leisure activities, volunteer work, physical fitness activities, self-help groups, clubs or associations and self-advocacy.


Services are available for individuals meeting the definition of intellectual or developmental disability as found in AS 47.80.900(6)(A-E) and found eligible for State of Alaska, Senior and Developmental Disabilities grant or waiver funding.

Sources of Funding:
  • Medicaid Home and Community Based Waiver (HCBW)
  • Private Pay

Costs of services paid for through Medicaid HCBW. Individuals must first be selected or “drawn” for a Medicaid HCBW by the State of Alaska, SDS.