Tag: Developmental Disabilities

October is Disability Employment Awareness Month

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This month we celebrate the contributions of workers with disabilities and work to educate everyone on the value of a workforce inclusive of all skills and talents. This year, the Department of Labor is celebrating more than 70 years of advocacy with disabilities. The Shelby County Board of DD (SCBDD) employs staff who specialize in… Read more »

Zureich readies Wenning for SCBDD superintendency

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The staff of SCBDD would like to wish Laura a happy retirement. We welcome Leigh Anne and look forward to working under her leadership. Click here to view the article from Sidney Daily News:  

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 »

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 »