Division of Developmental Disabilities Services

Contact DDS

The DDS Intake and Referral unit is the best place to start if you, a loved one, or a person in your care needs services and support. You can contact DDS Intake and Referral by calling 501-683-5687 or submit an online request for services. 

DDS Contact Information

State OfficeAddressPhone
Division of Developmental Disabilities ServicesP.O. Box 1437, Slot N501
Little Rock, AR 72203
Phone: (501) 683-0870
Intake and Referral (LINK) Phone: (501) 683-5687

DDS Executive Staff

NameTitlePhone/FaxEmail
Melissa StoneDirector, DDSPhone: (501) 682-8665 Fax: (501) 682-8380Email
Thomas TarpleyDeputy DirectorPhone: (501) 682-8668 Fax: (501) 683-4745Email
Regina DavenportAssistant Director, Tier 2 & Tier 3 ServicesPhone: (501) 683-0575 Fax: (501) 682-8687Email
Portland GilbertAssistant Director; Tier 1 ServicesPhone: (501) 682-8702 Fax: (501) 682-8687Email
Tracy TurnerAssistant Director; Federal GrantsPhone: (501) 682-8703 Fax: (501) 683-4745Email
Tammy BenbrookAssistant Director, Human Development Center LiaisonPhone: (501) 682-4747 Fax: (501) 682-8380Email

HDC Contact Information

NameTitlePhoneEmail
Kerry GambillSuperintendent – Arkadelphia Human Development CenterPhone: (870) 246-8011 Fax: (870) 246-3864Email
Jeff GonyeaSuperintendent – Booneville Human Development CenterPhone: (479) 675-2121 Fax: (479) 675-2518Email
Sarah MurphySuperintendent – Conway Human Development CenterPhone: (501) 329-6851 Fax: (501) 336-0508Email
Diane Keith, IntermSuperintendent – Jonesboro Human Development CenterPhone: (870) 932-4043 Fax: (870) 935-3463Email
Mark WargoSuperintendent – Southeast Arkansas Human Development CenterPhone: (870) 226-6774 Fax: (870) 226-5361Email

DDS Address

P.O. Box 1437, Slot N501
Little Rock, AR 72203

DDS Phone Number

(501) 683-0870

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