June Provider of the Month

Karla Pleiman

Congratulations to June’s Provider of the Month, Karla Pleiman. Karla has been an independent provider for a little over a year and a half.  She has been a wonderful support and advocate for Janelle. They have had a lot of fun together and Janelle has learned new skills with the help of Karla. When asked to… Read more »

Electronic Visit Verification

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Electronic Visit Verification to go into effect August 5th Learn more about how the federal government will require providers to document home- and community-based services, and how it will impact people with disabilities Electronic Visit Verification to go into effect August 5 Electronic Visit Verification:  What YOU need to know The Ohio Department of Medicaid… Read more »

Shelby County Board of DD offers many services

Public-Notice

We invite you to read the following article to learn more about the services provided by the Shelby County Board of Developmental Disabilities. Click here for full article

Regional Advocacy Meeting

Self-Advocacy

Come meet self-advocates from 7 neighboring counties, enjoy lunch with new friends, hear great motivational speakers, and learn how self-advocacy is working in our communities.

Accessibility Programs – Cincinnati Art Museum

Cincinnati Art Museum

If you’re looking for free things to do this summer, mark your calendar for Connect: A Program for Adults with Developmental Disabilities and Their Caregivers at Cincinnati Art Museum. The museum also offers Autism Family Exploration, Touch Tours, Public Tours with ASL Interpretation, and offer a Sensory Friendly Access Guide. Visit their website for more… Read more »

May Provider of the Month

Jodi New

Congratulations to May’s Provider of the Month, Jodi New.  Jodi is wonderful to work with and makes sure all individuals’ wants and needs are being met. She’s a great advocate for the people she works with and helps them achieve their goals. She’s always willing and open to work through challenges and offer new ideas…. Read more »

April Provider of the Month

Derrick Hunt

April Provider of the Month is Derrick Hunt. Derrick has been working in the DD Field for the last 5 years and has been an independent provider for 1 1/2 years. Derrick says a good day at work for him is when he sees a client reach a milestone or goal that they have been… Read more »

SEE Me – Sophie

Sophie

SEE Me is a special series spotlighting an individual supported by the Shelby County Board of Developmental Disabilities. Sophie is an amazing young lady whose potential seems to be growing by leaps and bounds these days. She spends much of her time attending Wilma Valentine Childcare and Shelby Hills Preschool where gets to play with… Read more »

SEE Me – Kassie

Kassie

SEE Me is a special series spotlighting an individual supported by the Shelby County Board of Developmental Disabilities. Meet Kassie. Kassie is like many of her 12 year-old peers that attend Russia Schools. Her days are mostly consumed by school and homework while fitting in the occasional TV show. She loves to read, listens to… Read more »

SEE Me – Bill

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SEE Me is a special series spotlighting an individual supported by the Shelby County Board of Developmental Disabilities. Bill is a man that likes to keep busy and has big aspirations to help others. He spends much of his time at S&H Products, specifically working in the Spirit and Hands Art Studio, creating art. Bill… Read more »