Welcome to the Arizona Department of Economic Security (DES), Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD). The mission of DDD is to empower individuals with development disabilities to lead self-directed, healthy and meaningful lives. The Division provides supports and services that help enable individuals with opportunities to exercise their rights and responsibilities of independent decision-making and engagement in the community, DDD serves more than 40,000 people with development disabilities and their families throughout Arizona each year.
Note: The Department of Economic Security provides language assistance free of charge to those with Limited English Proficiency to ensure meaningful access to programs, services, and activities. Please contact your DES office or call 1-855-432-7587 for program assistance provided in your preferred language.