The Interagency Collaboration Branch coordinates multiple statewide service initiatives for children and students, age birth through 21, in collaboration with the Maryland Department of Health, Human Services/Department of Social Services, Department of Disabilities, and Department of Juvenile Services. The Branch implements and manages the Maryland Medicaid Home and Community-Based Services Waiver for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (Autism Waiver) and other health related Medicaid programs for children and youth.Branch responsibilities include:
The Interagency Collaboration Branch is also responsible for technical assistance and staff support for the Special Education State Advisory Committee (SESAC), the provision of differentiated technical support focused on areas of significant disproportionality, and coordination of multiagency initiatives that support children with special needs and their families.
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