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List of CHOICES Regional Liaisons

CHOICES Portal (For Parents/Advocates)
Portal Users are Family Members and Advocates who need to view and sign forms outside of CHOICES.

CHOICES Training

General Information

 Eligibility, Assessment and Authorization Tool (EAA)

DDP Series


Caseload Management - Staff

MSC Series



Introduction & Training