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65 Years of Support: Empower

By |June 18th, 2018|Individual Support Services, News & Events|

No Slowing Down for Laura Laura Boice at her home in St. Marys. At age 88, you'd think Laura Boice of St. Marys, would be ready to slow down. After spending a little time with her, however, you realize just the opposite is true. Laura says she was institutionalized at the age of [...]

Vocational Habilitation: Meaningful Services on the Path to Employment

By |April 25th, 2018|Individual Support Services, News & Events|

Rule Changes Focus on Competitive Integrated Employment It was not so long ago that the path to employment for people with developmental disabilities looked the same for everyone; finish high school or transitional programming and move right into receiving adult services at a sheltered workshop. Over the last several years, however, the landscape along the [...]

Auglaize DD Recognizes Area Employers

By |October 31st, 2017|Individual Support Services, News & Events|

Month-long Celebration of National Disability Employment Awareness Concludes Julie Herbst reads a resolution from the Auglaize County Commissioners to members of the Auglaize DD Board during the October 16th meeting. From a resolution signed by the Auglaize County Commissioners to the presentation of certificates to 16 area employers, October was a busy month [...]

Eli’s Story

By |October 23rd, 2017|Early Intervention, News & Events|

Auglaize County Family Shares Their Experience with Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB) Eli's Birth and Diagnosis National EB Awareness Week is observed each year from October 25th - October 31st, but Minster, Ohio residents, Alex and Lindsay Monnier, have been promoting awareness and research for a cure everyday for the last two years. The Monnier's son, Eli, [...]