Community Connections

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Through our Community Connections program, we work to enhance the connection people with disabilities have to our community and the connection we, as an organization, make to the community.

Our Community Connections team:

  • Helps youth with developmental disabilities successfully transition from school to work
  • Evaluates and assesses each individual on their wants, desires and goals relating to employment
  • Coordinates employment options and benefits
  • Represents and promotes the Auglaize County Board of DD program through business and community organizations

Our Mission: To ensure individuals with developmental disabilities have access to quality supports, providing them opportunities to live, work and play in our community.

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DD Awareness 2020: From Celebrating Everyone to Protecting Everyone

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

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 [...]

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Ian’s Mom

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

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 [...]

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Auglaize Employer Boasts Inclusive Workforce

By |November 7th, 2019|Categories: Employment, Individual Support Services, News & Events|Tags: , , , , , |

Heritage Center Considers All Abilities When Hiring It is clear from watching Dawn Guillozet talk about her newest hires that she is happy for her employees and proud of the workplace environment she is creating. [...]

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