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DD Awareness 2020: From Celebrating Everyone to Protecting Everyone

By |March 31st, 2020|Community Inclusion, News & Events|

Best Laid Plans March was supposed to be different. It was supposed to be a celebration of people with developmental disabilities living, learning, working and playing in their communities just like their friends and neighbors. It started out well enough as self-advocates gathered at the Ohio Statehouse to share their stories and meet [...]

Ian’s Mom

By |November 27th, 2019|Community Inclusion, Individual Support Services, News & Events|

A Real Life Story of Change   One of our County Board staff's favorite sessions from OCALICON 2019 was the opportunity to hear Ian Graschinsky's mother, Sheila, tell the history behind the creation of "Ian: A Moving Story." Sheila recounted how she noticed the reaction of students in the schoolyard adjacent to where [...]