Service & Support Administrator (SSA)

NOTICE OF AVAILABLE POSITION POSTING DATE:     October 5, 2018 – October 19, 2018 POSITION:              Service & Support Administrator (SSA) QUALIFICATIONS:  Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree required – preferably in a human services related field.  Ability to obtain and maintain certification through the Ohio Department of DD.  Excellent written… Read more »

October Provider of the Month

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Congratulations to October’s Provider of the Month Jeni Meyer.  Jeni has been a provider for six months and consistently demonstrates honesty, compassion, and professionalism. Jeni has the following to say about being a Direct Service Professional: “A good day at work to me would be when I can make sure the client is comfortable, and that… Read more »

September Provider of the Month

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Congratulations to September’s Provider of the Month Jana Bolton.  Jana is wonderful and always willing to help. She ensures individuals’ needs are always met. When asked to give an example of a good day at work, Jana responds “Everyday is a good day, I love the people I work with!” Jana began working in the social… Read more »

Family Fun Glow Run

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The BEST organization is a non-profit group of families & staff working together to promote strong relationships, provide resources, & enrich quality experiences for all children. All proceeds go towards equipment and other needs of the children of Shelby Hills Early Childhood. The B.E.S.T. Family Fun Glow Run will be held at beautiful Tawawa Park in Sidney, Ohio…. Read more »

You Are Invited To An Open House

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Please join the Champaign & Shelby County Boards of DD as we wish Superintendent Laura Zureich a happy retirement and welcome new Superintendent Leigh Anne Wenning. Where: Shelby County Board of DD 1200 S. Children’s Home Rd., Sidney Location: Gymnasium When: Friday, September 28, 2018 Time: 1:00-4:00 P.M.    Where: Champaign County Board of DD… Read more »

From Old to New Ohio’s DD Waiver Waiting List and You

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Why is Ohio’s DD Waiver Waiting List Changing? Over a 24-month period, organizations representing people with developmental disabilities, family members, guardians, county boards, private providers, and the State of Ohio worked together to come up with a new way for Ohio to manage its waiting list as part of the “Fix The List” coalition. The solution they created is outlined in this brochure. This… Read more »

Ohio’s Waiting List for HCBS Waivers

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Changes to Ohio’s Waiting List for Home and Community-Based Services Waivers effective September 1, 2018, make it easier to identify a person’s needs and arrange needed services.  The changes to the Waiting List include a new statewide assessment tool, the Ohio Assessment for Immediate Need and Current Need, used to better understand a person’s need for… Read more »

August Provider of the Month

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Congratulations to the August Provider of the Month, Laura Hobler. Laura is wonderful and always ensures the needs of the individuals supported are met. When asked to give an example of a good day at work Laura’s response was, “ Any day that I can make someone’s life a little easier or more pleasant, is… Read more »

Ohio’s Largest Direct Employment Services Provider to Host Open House at New Piqua Office

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 15th, 2018 Capabilities Marketing Contact: Dani Pernell, Marketing Coordinator (937) 223-8004 ext. 2219 Capabilities is a company that connects the dots for people with disabilities to help them achieve their goals and is pleased to announce the opening of a new office in Piqua, located at 8620 North County Road 25A,… Read more »

18th Annual Ohio Adult Sibling Conference

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The mission of Ohio SIBS (Special Initiatives By Brothers & Sisters) is to be recognized as the unified voice and partner for Ohio adult siblings of people with developmental disabilities and their families. Ohio SIBS will provides advocacy, education, leadership and supports that will promote enhanced quality of life, improved public policy and increased services and… Read more »