June 2021 Provider of the Month

Congratulations to Alicia Howard! You are the Shelby County Board of DD’s provider of the month for June 2021! Alisha goes above and beyond in supporting individuals.  She works tirelessly to ensure the health and safety of the people whom she serves. That is why we are so impressed with her level of dedication! Alicia… Read more »

May 2021 Provider of the Month

Congratulations to Elizabeth “Betsey” Nave! You are Shelby Co Board of DD’s Provider of the Month for May 2021. Betsey shares a positive energy with all of her clients. She promotes each client’s unique goals and outcomes. Betsey is also great with connecting to her clients. She really gets to know each and every one… Read more »

Shelby County Board of DD Celebrates Graduation

By Superintendent Leigh Anne Wenning Here at the Shelby County Board of Developmental Disabilities, the month of May means graduations for us too. Not only are we celebrating our Shelby Hills Preschool graduates, but we are celebrating the students we work with in schools all over Shelby County who are graduating. For Shelby Hills Preschool,… Read more »

April is Autism Acceptance Month

April is Autism Acceptance Month or National Autism Awareness Month. This month is designated to promote awareness of autism and autism spectrum disorders and shine light on the unique abilities that people with autism bring. Autism is a neurological condition that is typically diagnosed by the age of 3, but may be diagnosed later in… Read more »

New Big Buddies Program at Ft. Loramie School

Many high school students are looking for volunteer work to build their resumes for entering college and the workforce. There are also many preschool aged children with developmental disabilities who need mentors and love making new friends. This is just one of many great reasons to join the new Big Buddies Program at Ft. Loramie… Read more »

Work Experience and Career Exploration

For those served by Shelby Co Board of DD, if you are ages 14-21 and still in high school, you should have received flyers for the Work Experience Program and Career Exploration Camp in the mail. Registration begins on May 3! Now is a good time to look through the information and think about which… Read more »

IDEA Part B Funding

Ohio Department of Education

All states applying for funds under Ohio’s Part B Federal Application are required to make available for public review and comment the application packet for those federal funds. These funds support provision of special education services to children with disabilities who are ages 3 to 21 in Ohio. Shelby County Board of Developmental Disabilities will accept… Read more »

Camp Communicate Registration

Looking for educational summer activities? Camp Communicate is a speech and language camp held during June and July at the Moon City Event Center in Wapakoneta, OH. It is hosted by Speak Life Speech Therapy. Campers participate in play based therapies that help with speech and literary skills. The camp is open to children with… Read more »

Shelby Hills 2021-2022 Preschool Application

Preschool Child

The typical preschool application is now available to submit securely online. If you do not have a computer or internet, please call 937-497-8155 to reserve a computer at the Sidney center. Shelby Hills Preschool Application Frequently Asked Questions Computer System and Browser Requirements Computer System Test