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Self-Directed Services

Self-Directed Services

OCCK, a Financial Management Services provider, is a not-for-profit Kansas corporation dedicated to helping people with physical or mental disabilities remove barriers to employment, independent living, and full participation in their communities.
Self-directed care allows people with disabilties or their designated representative to direct the service they receive.  The individual or individual's representative is responsible for selecting, hiring, training, scheduling, and dismissing his or her presonal care providers and maintaining records.  OCCK, Inc., as a Financial Management Services provider, offers assistance as you navigate the services needed in your home.  Whether you need training to recruit workers, training on how to interview and schedule, emergency planning or knowing your rights, OCCK, Inc. staff can readily offer support tailored to your unique circumstances.
Information for Employers/Self-Directing Individuals:

Understanding Financial Management Services and Self Direction
Need Assistance Handling Your Self-Directed Services?
Reporting Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation
Avoiding and Reporting Medicaid Fraud

Information for Personal Assistant/Direct Support Worker(s):

You can request your name be put on the PA/DSW list  This list is maintained by OCCK, Inc. for use by individuals who use our payroll agent services (the employer).  The employer decides when they need to hire help.  The employer gets a copy of the list and he/she decides who to interview and who to hire.  OCCK, Inc. does not perform any background checks prior to receiving new hire paperwork in the office.  To remain on the PA/DSW List, you must update your information at least every  90 days.  You can do this by calling Ashley, by email or by mail.
PA/DSW List form - Complete and return to office to be put on the list

Quarterly Newsletter


Fall 2016 Edition
Summer 2016 Edition

Helpful Links:

PA/DSW Training Video Links:

These videos are for informational purposes only and are not intended as a replacement for training that is provided by your employer.


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1710 W. Schilling Road
P.O. Box 1160
Salina, Kansas 67402-1160

(785) 827-9383 Voice/TDD
(785) 823-2015 Fax