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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65 Years of Support: Empower

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

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 [...]

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Vocational Habilitation: Meaningful Services on the Path to Employment

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

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 [...]

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Auglaize DD Recognizes Area Employers

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

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 [...]

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