Autism Resource – click link below
About the CDDO
The Cowley County Community Developmental Disability Organization Department (Cowley County CDDO Department) was created by county resolution number 2010-06, and operates in accordance with the Developmental Disabilities Reform Act (K.S.A. 39-1801 et seq) and Article 64 of the Kansas Administrative Regulations.
The CDDO Department’s mission is to provide efficient delivery of quality services to the developmentally disabled residents of Cowley County in accord with State Statutes and Kansas Administrative Regulations.
The CDDO Department serves as the single point of entry for anyone needing or inquiring about I/DD services in Cowley County.
For additional information, click on this link for our Policies and Procedures. P&P Oct 2013
- Download the application for the Community Council.
CDDO Advisory Board
A CDDO Department Advisory Board composed of seven members was created to ensure that developmentally disabled individuals in Cowley County receive efficient delivery of services. The CDDO Advisory Board actively participates in the operations of the CDDO Department (in an advisory capacity)and makes formal recommendations anually to the Cowley County Board of Commissioners concerning the functions and responsibilities of the CDDO Department.
- Application for Appointment to the Cowley County CDDO Advisory Board
- Cowley County CDDO Advisory Board Bylaws
- 2015 Amendment to Advisory Board Bylaws
Anyone providing services to developmentally disabled individuals must “affiliate” with the CDDO in the area. Individuals providing Supportive Home Care, agencies providing Day and Residential Supports and/or Case Management, as well as those providing Assistive Services must renew their Affiliate Agreement annually. If you need more information or have any questions, please call our office at 620-221-5404.
If you are a current Affiliate and need to change your Affiliate Referral Status or Email Notification Preference, here are the forms for you to complete and send in to us. If you have any questions, feel free to give us a call at the above referenced number.