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Board Meetings

Board meetings are scheduled on the fourth Monday of each month at 5:30 p.m. at the Administrative Offices, 1154 Larc Lane, Toledo, OH 43614. There is no scheduled meeting in July.

Contact

Lon Mitchell, Manager, Public Information
Lucas County Board of Developmental Disabilities
1154 Larc Lane,
Toledo, OH 43614

Office: 419-380-4048
Fax: 888-273-1623
e-mail: LMitchell@lucasdd.org

Mission and Core Values

The Mission of the Board:  Improving LIFE so that individuals with developmental disabilities reach their full potential!

LIFE is an acronym for the Core Values.

  1. Living LIFE- I desire to live my life in the same manner as you.  This means having the opportunity to choose my home, my relationships, my hobbies, my career, and my beliefs.
  2. Inclusion- I am included, accepted, and able to participate in ALL things throughout my community.
  3. Freedom of choice- My voice is heard in decisions that affect me.  My opinion matters. 
  4. Everyone has worth- I have talents and abilities that I want to share.  I deserve the chance to contribute to the betterment of my community.