DD Residential Services

Developmental-Disability2DeKalb CSB offers two living options for adults with developmental disabilities—Community Residential Alternative and Community Living Services.

Community Living Alternative (CRA)

For Community Living Alternative services, we offer shared living homes in neighborhoods across DeKalb County. These homes consist of three to four people residing together with similar interests, life goals and/or similar level of support needs.  Staff is trained to provide person-centered services to help people achieve their hopes and dreams.

Services are 24/7 and consist of coaching and supporting people with activities of daily living such as personal hygiene, meal support, medical care and transportation as well as community involvement.

Community Living Services (CLS)

For individuals who reside either in their family home or who live independently in their own home or apartment, we provide Community Living Services. Hours and types of support provided are based on the needs and desires of the individuals and/or their family members. Areas of support might include, but are not limited to, assistance with meals, shopping, personal hygiene and community involvement.

How to Access Our Services

To determine eligibility for our services, contact the GA Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities Region 3 Office for intake and evaluation at 770.414.3052 or www.dbhdd.georgia.gov. For those who currently have a Medicaid Waiver for NOW or COMP services and would like DeKalb CSB to be your provider, contact DD Residential Services at 404.508.7744 to set up a tour.

DD Residential Volunteers & Donations

  • Volunteer groups are needed to help with landscaping, painting and home repairs.
  • Donations are needed such as gift cards (restaurants, Target, Wal-Mart), tickets (movies, sports, cultural events) and furniture (living room, dining room, bedroom & new full size mattresses and box springs).

To help, contact DeKalb CSB Office of Community Relations at 404.508.7875 or info@dekcsb.org.


Family Grateful for Decades of Care

For nearly four decades, the Hogan family has chosen our agency to provide care for their son Bill. Through the sheltered employment and residential apartment programs, Bill achieves greater independence as he lives and works in the community.

Mailing: PO Box 1648, Decatur, GA 30031
General information: 404.294.3834
Appointments, referrals and crisis support: 404.892.4646

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