Monadnock Developmental Services provides assistance to individuals with developmental and related disabilities so that they may live, work and go to school in their communities.

Those eligible to receive services from MDS are people, both adults and children, with disabilities such as:

  • intellectual disability;

  • cerebral palsy;

  • autism;

  • epilepsy;

  • severe learning disabilities;

  • acquired brain disorders.

We also provide support for children with chronic health conditions, adults with an acquired brain disorder, and early intervention services for children under age 3 with developmental delays.

To find out about eligibility, call 352-1304 or email the This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. who can inform you and lead you through the eligibility process, and then also help in setting up services once eligibility is determined.



The website of the Bureau of Developmental Services at the NH Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) gives the most updated and specific guidelines for eligibility for:

Acquired Brain Disorder Services

Adult Services

Children & Adolescent Services

Family Centered Early Supports and Services

Family Support Services

Medicaid for Employed Adults with Disabilities (MEAD)