Self-Advocates attend Awareness Day at the Statehouse
Self-advocates Cassandra Wilson and Jerelle Rollins are with State Senator Edna Brown at DD Awareness Day activities at the State House. The event is designed to educate and empower people with developmental disabilities, their families, and community members. The morning program featured speeches from prominent advocates, state policymakers, and community leaders. During the afternoon advocates were able to visit their legislators to talk about issues that are important to them and their community.
GoalBall is coming soon! Register your team now!
Join the Sylvania Schools BPA students and the Lucas County Board of Development Disabilities to support disability awareness by organizing your own 3 person team and come compete! Click here for the registration information. Unified Teams are encouraged.
Lori Mariucci promoted to Assistant Superintendent
Fix the List effort underway
Recognizing that Ohio's Medicaid Waiver waiting list is overly complex and in need of simplification an effort has started to Fix the List. A coalition of groups is working on this effort that includes the Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities, People First of Ohio, The Arc of Ohio, the Ohio Association of County Boards of DD, OPRA, and APSI, You can read more about Fix the List at this link.
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Director John Martin in Toledo discusses the need for more DSPs
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