ODDC wants to hear from you! We are developing our next Five Year State Plan. Please take a few minutes to complete a short survey to help us create a plan that reflects what Council should focus on to fund projects that will better meet the needs of Ohioans with disabilities. Take the survey online - and please share with others!
ODDC releases new report on status of waiting lists: On March 4, 2014, ODDC released a report on the continuing issue of waiver waiting lists. The Ohio Colleges of Medicine Government Resource Center conducted research and analyzed the results for the report, funded by ODDC. Download and read the report: What Are We Waiting For? Waiver Supported Services Needed by Individuals and their Caregivers (PDF file)
Fact Sheets on legislative and policy issues: ODDC provided several fact sheets with talking points to help prepare people for DD Awareness & Advocacy Day held on March 4 at the Ohio Statehouse.
ReachOut e-Diversity News: Read the latest edition of ReachOut e-Diversity News, an e-publication of the Ohio Developmental Disabilities Council. (posted February 13, 2014)
This Week in Public Policy
The following are updates from the ODDC Public Policy Committee.
March 10 - 14, 2014: DD Council Public Policy Committee Update (PDF file)
November 4 - 10, 2013: DD Council Public Policy Committee Update - November
October 15 - October 20, 2013: DD Council Public Policy Committee Update - October
Ohio DD Partners Network: Visit the Ohio DD Partners Facebook page for the latest disability-related news.
ODDC Events: Visit our Calendar of Events for ODDC meeting dates and locations.