Mission, Vision, Everyday Lives

The Office of Developmental Programs (ODP) is one of seven program offices operating under the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services (DHS).


Support Pennsylvanians with developmental disabilities to achieve greater independence, choice and opportunity in their lives.


Continuously improve an effective system of accessible services and supports that are flexible, innovative, and person-centered.

Everyday Lives

Promotes the belief that, with the support of family and friends, people with disabilities can and should decide how to live their lives.

ODP 2020-2021 Reports


This publication offers us a glimpse of where we are today and will help us to continue to move forward and strive for a better tomorrow.

ISAC Data Report

This statistical report reviews the number of individuals ODP serves, settings where they live, what services are provided to them, and the costs of those services.

IM4Q Report

The data provided in this Independent Monitoring 4 Quality report is intended to help understand how people feel about their lives and the services they receive.

QA&I Report

The QA&I process is one tool that ODP uses to evaluate the current system of supports and to identify ways to improve the service system for all individuals.