Winter 2022 Newsletter

The Winter 2022 Newsletter has news and information from Shelby County Board of Developmental Disabilities (Oct 2022 – Dec 2022) CLICK HERE to read the Email Newsletter (Includes links to extra photos and videos) Or view the printer friendly edition:

Fall 2022 Newsletter

News and information from Shelby County Board of Developmental Disabilities (July 2022 – Sept 2022) CLICK HERE to read the Email Newsletter (Includes links to extra photos and videos) Or view the printer friendly edition:

Childcare Assistant

NOTICE OF AVAILABLE POSITION POSTING DATE:   January 25, 2023 – February 8, 2023 (or until filled) POSITION:  Childcare Assistant – Wilma Valentine Childcare QUALIFICATIONS:  High School Graduate. Ohio Department of Education Aide Permit or willingness to obtain (the Board of DD will provide guidance in obtaining the permit if needed). Successful completion of a physical,… Read more »

SSA (Case Manager)

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NOTICE OF AVAILABLE POSITION POSTING DATE:  January 23, 2023 – February 3, 2023 (or until filled) POSITION:  SSA (Service & Support Administrator) – Case management position that assists individuals with developmental disabilities in coordinating the services they may need to ensure their health and safety. QUALIFICATIONS:   Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree required – preferably in a human… Read more »

November 2022 Provider of the Month

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Congratulations to Amber Sommer! You are the Shelby County Board of Developmental Disabilities provider of the month for November 2022! Amber is an amazing advocate for the individuals she works with. She helps them achieve goals and do what they want in their lives. Amber goes above and beyond to assist in anyway she can…. Read more »

Early Intervention Adds Music Therapy to Their Program

Written by Amy Kerrigan               The Shelby County Board of Developmental Disabilities (SCBDD) Early Intervention program teamed up with Blooming Bridge Music Therapy to expand services offered to Shelby County families. Families enrolled in the Early Intervention program were invited to attend group music therapy sessions alongside peers and SCBDD therapists.               SCBDD Early Intervention… Read more »

Shelby County Board of DD Holds DSP Appreciation Event

Written by Amy Kerrigan At the Shelby County Board of Developmental Disabilities (SCBDD), September is a month of appreciation. Appreciation for Direct Support Professionals (providers/DSPs). Appreciation for the county board staff. And appreciation for all people and families who are part of the developmental disability community. On September 12, the SCBDD invited staff members, providers… Read more »

Recognizing the Direct Support Professionals

By Superintendent Leigh Anne Wenning In September, we take some time to recognize and appreciate the hardworking people who directly support individuals with disabilities, either in their homes, the community or a workplace. Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) are tasked with many different roles. They may be supporting a person with a disability with learning to… Read more »

June 2022 Provider of the Month

Congratulations to Mary Rodriguez! You are the Shelby County Board of Developmental Disabilities provider of the month for June 2022! Mary Rodriguez has worked off and on with the Shelby County Board of Developmental Disabilities for approximately 21 years. She began her career in the DD field by providing transportation services at SCBDD. She left… Read more »

SCBDD is Busy During the Summer

By Superintendent Leigh Anne Wenning Summer 2022 is just as busy as ever at the Shelby County Board of Developmental Disabilities (SCBDD). Although Shelby Hills Preschool is closed for the summer, the rest of our programs are in full swing. In the Early Intervention program, staff are taking advantage of children being home for the… Read more »