HCBS Compliance Activities Funding for 2019/20 is available!

HCBS Compliance Activities Funding

In recognition that service providers will need to continue taking steps towards modifying their services, the 2019 enacted budget contains $15 million to fund changes that are necessary for providers to come into compliance with the HCBS rules by March 2022.

2019/20 HCBS Compliance Grant Guidelines have been released and the application period now open. Grant applications are due no later than November 22nd, 2019. Completed applications should be emailed to: ashleym@nbrc.net

NBRC is offering 2 trainings to assist with the application process. To reserve your spot, please RSVP to deannal@nbrc.net

  • Tuesday, 11/5/19 from 10:30 am – 12:30 pm at NBRC Napa Office, 610 Airpark Rd, Napa

  • Thursday, 11/7/19 from 10 am – 12 noon at NBRC Santa Rosa Office, 2351 Mendocino Ave, Santa Rosa

DDS is also offering 2 one-hour webinar trainings. If you are interested in participating, please register here: https://www.dds.ca.gov/HCBS/

  • Monday, 10/28/19 from 10 am – 11 am

  • Wednesday, 11/6/19 from 1 pm – 2 pm

Further information regarding HCBS regulations and the funding process is available on the DDS website:


Project information from prior fiscal years is available below.

DDS approved concepts FY 18/19 DDS Approved Concepts FY 18.19 NBRC

DDS approved concepts FY 17/18 DDS Approved Concepts – NBRC

DDS approved concepts FY 16/17 DDS Approved Concepts – NBRC

NBRC Billing Instructions: Billing Training 7-2019