Applicants must be a resident of Gasconade County and have some type of developmental disability, which was attained before the age of 22. If you are interested in being considered for eligibility, you may contact: Gasconade County Special Services @ 573.437.5800 OR Department of Mental Health-Rolla Satellite Office @ 800.828.7604
What We Do
Gasconade County Special Services provide these and other services to eligible participants:
- Support Coordination – Support Coordinators help coordinate, link and connect eligible individuals to resources and services identified in the person-centered planning process. The planning process will identify the individual’s abilities, life goals, service and support needs. GCSS started their Targeted Case Management program in December 2009. They currently have 2 Support Coordinators.
- Personal Enhancement Program – Activities are offered to enhance the lives of persons with developmental disabilities. This includes recreation, camp scholarships, workshops and family support.
- Transportation – Funding is provided for transportation to sheltered employment, day program and recreation activities. OATS is the contracted provider for those services.
- Additionally, GCSS contracts with a variety of service providers to assist with services such as sheltered employment, day programs, and personal assistance.