Intake and Eligibility

Screening and EligibilityA Determination of an Intellectual Disability (DID) is conducted in accordance with state law and DADS rules to determine if a person has an intellectual or developmental disability or is a member of the DADS intellectual and developmental disability priority population.

Individuals are assessed with intellectual and developmental disabilities must have any of the following criteria to receive ALA services:
  • IQ of 70 or below established by 18th Birthday (Intellectual disability)
  • Autism, Aspergers, Pervasive Developmental Disorder (symptoms before age 10; Diagnosed before 22nd birthday)
  • Individuals with Related Conditions may qualify for limited services based on the disability, IQ level and adaptive behavioral level (Diagnosed before 22nd birthday)
  • Early Childhood Intervention (0-3 years old)

To begin the process, complete the application below and return by mail or hand deliver to Alamo Local Authority for IDD, Attn: Intake Screening & Eligibility Dept., 8700 Tesoro Drive, Suite 160, San Antonio, TX 78217.
When we receive your application, the Intake Care Specialist assigned to you will contact you to schedule an appointment and answer any questions you have.

Notice of Privacy Practices


Alamo Local Authority for Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Privacy Practices /
Alamo Area Council of Governments