Facilities Serving People with Developmental Disabilities (FDDs) - Rules and Regulations

FDDs are also known as Intermediate Care Facilities for Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities (ICF/IID).

Definition: From Chapter DHS 134, Wisconsin Administrative Code:  "FDD" or "facility for the developmentally disabled" means a residential facility:

  • with a capacity of 3 or more residents
  • in which nursing care is provided to any resident
  • and which primarily serves residents who are developmentally disabled and who require and receive active treatment.

State Regulations:

Federal Regulations:

Last Revised: March 7, 2016