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long term services and supports

The mission of the Division of Long Term Services and Supports (LTSS) is "To provide opportunities to enable older South Dakotans and adults who are disabled to live independent, meaningful, and dignified lives while maintaining close family and community ties by promoting long term services and supports to prevent or delay premature or inappropriate institutionalization."

LTSS provides home and community-based service options to individuals 60 years of age and older and 18 years of age and older with disabilities.  In accordance with the Older Americans Act and other applicable state and federal laws, LTSS provides or purchases services for South Dakotans who meet program eligibility.

Located in each Long Term Services and Supports Field Offices are Long Term Services and Supports Specialists who provide information and referral services, assistance to access in-home and community-based services, needs assessments, ongoing case management, care plan development and adult protective services to individuals living in South Dakota communities. 

Home and Community-Based Services Workgroup

 

Find a Provider

South Dakota has a variety of providers available throughout the state for home and community based services, assisted living center services, and nursing facility services.

Use the online Dakota at Home Resource Directory to find information, resources, and locate in-home and community-based agencies, organizations, and providers.

Nursing Facility Bed Availability Report

 

State Plan on Aging

You can view the 2017-2021 State Plan on Aging by clicking on the following links: